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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
Average daily traffic (as of 2010)
200
Inventory numbers
INNBI 6500247 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 16886 (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: 84.9 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

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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