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McFadden Creek, Branch-Nation 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 Warren pony truss bridge over a branch of McFadden Creek on Nation Road
Location
Posey County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built ca. 1905
Design
3-panel, bolted Warren pony truss
Dimensions
Span length: 44.0 ft.
Total length: 44.0 ft.
Deck width: 16.0 ft.
Also called
Old County Bridge #118
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.96514, -87.86021   (decimal degrees)
37°57'54" N, 87°51'37" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/424439/4202295 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 77612 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built during 1900s (6,281)
Indiana (4,198)
Lost (18,649)
Lost 1990 (148)
Lost during 1990s (3,706)
Pony truss (15,047)
Posey County, Indiana (67)
Replaced by new bridge (12,349)
Span length 25-50 feet (13,549)
Total length 25-50 feet (9,838)
Truss (29,433)
Warren pony truss (2,947)
Warren truss (5,784)

Update Log 

  • June 13, 2017: Added by Tony Dillon

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