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Big Walnut Creek US 40 Bridge

Photo 

A glimpse of this bridge

I took this from a bridge on an older alignment of the road.

Photo taken by Jim Grey

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BH Photo #182985

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Concrete arch bridge over Big Walnut Creek on US 40
Location
Putnam County, Indiana
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built ca. 1940; rehabilitated 1986
Design
Arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 119.7 ft.
Total length: 233.9 ft.
Deck width: 84.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.55028, -86.98306   (decimal degrees)
39°33'01" N, 86°58'59" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/501455/4377844 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Reelsville
Average daily traffic (as of 2004)
7,548
Inventory numbers
INNBI 013680 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 16954 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of March 2017)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 98.9 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

Arch (11,312)
Built during 1940s (3,692)
Closed-spandrel arch (3,686)
Deck arch (10,562)
Have street view (23,748)
Indiana (4,253)
Open (37,189)
Owned by state (14,190)
Putnam County, Indiana (80)
Skewed (4,776)
Span length 100-125 feet (4,101)
Total length 175-250 feet (3,880)
US 40 (123)

Update Log 

  • August 25, 2012: Updated by Tony Dillon: Fixed creek name
  • November 22, 2011: Updated by J.P.: updated design
  • October 23, 2010: New photo from Jim Grey
  • October 21, 2010: New Street View added by Nathan Holth

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