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Barr Creek-St Wendel Cynthiana 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 Pratt pony truss bridge over Barr Creek on St Wendel Cynthiana Road
Location
Posey County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built ca. 1915
Design
5-panel, bolted Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 71.0 ft.
Total length: 74.0 ft.
Deck width: 16.1 ft.
Also called
Old County Bridge #136
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.14845, -87.70251   (decimal degrees)
38°08'54" N, 87°42'09" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/438445/4222519 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 77614 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built during 1910s (8,758)
Indiana (4,198)
Lost (18,683)
Lost 1990 (149)
Lost during 1990s (3,707)
Pony truss (15,049)
Posey County, Indiana (67)
Pratt pony truss (3,172)
Pratt truss (8,008)
Replaced by new bridge (12,382)
Span length 50-75 feet (8,902)
Total length 50-75 feet (8,438)
Truss (29,442)

Update Log 

  • June 13, 2017: Added by Tony Dillon

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