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Little Creek, Branch-Esche 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 Esche Road
Location
Posey County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by new bridge
Design
3-panel, bolted Warren pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 37.1 ft.
Total length: 39.0 ft.
Deck width: 15.4 ft.
Also called
Old County Bridge #217
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.98627, -87.76839   (decimal degrees)
37°59'11" N, 87°46'06" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/432524/4204570 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Caborn
Average daily traffic (as of 2016)
134
Inventory numbers
INNBI 6500146 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 39556 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of April 2016)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 53.9 (out of 100)
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Update Log 

  • February 8, 2009: Added by James Baughn

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