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Little Creek, Branch-John Mills Rd. Bridge

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Photo courtesy of the Indiana State Department of Natural Resource, Division of Historic Preservation and Archaeology.

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Facts 

Overview
Lost pony truss bridge over a branch of Little Creek on John Mills Road
Location
Posey County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built ca. 1910; replaced 2002
Design
3-panel, bolted Warren pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 47.9 ft.
Total length: 49.9 ft.
Deck width: 15.7 ft.
Also called
Old County Bridge #203
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.01622, -87.82088   (decimal degrees)
38°00'58" N, 87°49'15" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/427944/4207932 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Wadesville
Average daily traffic (as of 2016)
134
Inventory numbers
INNBI 6500104 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 16876 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of April 2016)
Overall condition: Good
Sufficiency rating: 95 (out of 100)
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Categories 

Built during 1910s (9,141)
Indiana (4,556)
Lost (21,041)
Lost 2002 (456)
Lost during 2000s (3,838)
Owned by county (19,555)
Pony truss (15,469)
Posey County, Indiana (72)
Replaced by new bridge (13,802)
Span length 25-50 feet (14,587)
Total length 25-50 feet (10,470)
Truss (30,752)
Warren pony truss (3,024)
Warren truss (6,029)

Update Log 

  • June 28, 2008: Updated by Robert Stephenson: Bridge has been replaced

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Comments 

John Mills Road Bridge
Posted January 2, 2007, by Clark Griswold

This pony truss was replaced by an aluminum arch deck bridge in 2002.