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Big Creek-Pfeiffer Rd. Bridge

Photos 

South side

Photo taken by Robert Stephenson in April 2009

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BH Photo #136651

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Lost through truss bridge over Big Creek on Pfeiffer Road
Location
Posey County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built ca. 1920;Replaced 2011
Design
Bolted, skewed, 6-panel Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 98.1 ft.
Total length: 100.0 ft.
Deck width: 15.4 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 15.2 ft.
Skew angle
16 degrees
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Also called
Old County Bridge #91
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.03819, -87.82228   (decimal degrees)
38°02'17" N, 87°49'20" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/427842/4210371 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Wadesville
Inventory numbers
INNBI 6500247 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 16886 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 01/2013)
Deck condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 84.9 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2010)
200

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: Adjusted GPS coordinates and Alternate name
  • April 6, 2009: New photos from Robert Stephenson

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