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Big Creek, Branch-Huey Rd. Bridge

Photos 

West side

Photo taken by Robert Stephenson in April 2009

Enlarge

BH Photo #136646

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Lost pony truss bridge over a branch of Big Creek on Huey Road
Location
Posey County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
Design
3-panel, bolted Warren pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 38.0 ft.
Total length: 40.0 ft.
Deck width: 15.7 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Also called
Old County Bridge #163
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.05614, -87.79478   (decimal degrees)
38°03'22" N, 87°47'41" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/430273/4212342 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Wadesville
Average daily traffic (as of 2010)
120
Inventory numbers
INNBI 6500238 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 16875 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of January 2013)
Overall condition: Good
Superstructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 98 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

3-panel truss (124)
Built 1905 (740)
Built during 1900s (6,475)
Have street view (23,848)
Indiana (4,258)
Lost (19,809)
Lost 2010 (401)
Lost during 2010s (2,282)
NR-eligible (3,980)
One-lane traffic (7,504)
Owned by county (19,027)
Pony truss (15,201)
Posey County, Indiana (68)
Replaced by new bridge (13,114)
Select (529)
Span length 25-50 feet (14,119)
Total length 25-50 feet (10,161)
Truss (29,898)
Warren pony truss (2,992)
Warren truss (5,949)

Update Log 

  • March 15, 2014: Updated by Tony Dillon: NBI incorrectly indicates this as a rehab...but in reality it was replaced.
  • March 15, 2010: Updated by Robert Stephenson: Street view
  • March 6, 2010: Updated by Robert Stephenson: Alternate name and Design
  • April 6, 2009: New photos from Robert Stephenson

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