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Little Creek-Upper Mt. Vernon Rd. Bridge (Thru)

Photos 

East side

Photo taken by Robert Stephenson in April 2009

Enlarge

BH Photo #136666

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Lost through truss bridge over Little Fork Creek on Upper Mt Vernon Road
Location
Posey County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built ca. 1910
Design
6-panel, bolted Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 98.1 ft.
Total length: 129.9 ft.
Deck width: 15.7 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 15.7 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Also called
Old County Bridge #195
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.99000, -87.77759   (decimal degrees)
37°59'24" N, 87°46'39" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/431720/4204990 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Caborn
Average daily traffic (as of 2002)
125
Inventory numbers
INNBI 6500150 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 16888 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of February 2008)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 30.2 (out of 100)
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Update Log 

  • March 15, 2014: Updated by Tony Dillon: Newest imagery shows that this bridge is now gone
  • March 15, 2010: Updated by Robert Stephenson: Street view
  • March 6, 2010: Updated by Robert Stephenson: Alternate name
  • April 6, 2009: New photos from Robert Stephenson

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