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Barr Creek-Frank Emge Rd. Bridge

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

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Facts 

Overview
Lost pony truss bridge over Barr Creek on Frank Emge Road
Location
Posey County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Built 1905; replaced 2000
Design
5-panel, bolted Warren pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 71.9 ft.
Total length: 74.2 ft.
Deck width: 15.7 ft.
Also called
Old County Bridge #138
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.14300, -87.69333   (decimal degrees)
38°08'35" N, 87°41'36" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/439245/4221908 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Cynthiana
Inventory numbers
INNBI 6500266 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 39570 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 01/1990)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 26.6 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 1985)
100

Update Log 

  • February 8, 2009: Added by James Baughn

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