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Little Creek-Wildeman Rd. Bridge

Photo 

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

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Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost pony truss bridge over Little Creek on Wildeman Road
Location
Posey County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Built ca. 1910; replaced 2003
Design
5-panel, bolted Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 66.9 ft.
Total length: 68.9 ft.
Deck width: 15.4 ft.
Also called
Old County Road #212
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.99329, -87.73565   (decimal degrees)
37°59'36" N, 87°44'08" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/435405/4205325 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
West Franklin
Average daily traffic (as of 2016)
221
Inventory numbers
INNBI 6500164 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 16865 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of April 2016)
Overall condition: Good
Superstructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 89 (out of 100)
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Categories 

Built during 1910s (9,135)
Indiana (4,554)
Lost (21,035)
Lost 2003 (499)
Lost during 2000s (3,838)
Owned by county (19,549)
Pony truss (15,468)
Posey County, Indiana (72)
Pratt pony truss (3,325)
Pratt truss (8,409)
Replaced by new bridge (13,799)
Span length 50-75 feet (9,410)
Total length 50-75 feet (8,843)
Truss (30,745)

Update Log 

  • March 30, 2009: Updated by Robert Stephenson: Status and year lost

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