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Little Walnut Creek 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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BH Photo #159567

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Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Little Walnut Creek on CR 250 North
Location
Putnam County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built ca. 1905
Design
Pinned Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 77.4 ft.
Total length: 80.0 ft.
Deck width: 15.7 ft.
Also called
County Bridge #90
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.69759, -86.94834   (decimal degrees)
39°41'51" N, 86°56'54" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/504429/4394194 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Clinton Falls
Inventory numbers
INNBI 6700076 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 16940 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 03/2007)
Deck condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 22.8 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2007)
100

Update Log 

  • April 22, 2015: New photo from Mike Daffron
  • March 28, 2010: Updated by Anthony Dillon: Added truss type

Sources 

  • Tony Dillon - spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • Mike Daffron - daffmikron [at] gmail [dot] com

Comments 

Little Walnut Creek Bridge
Posted May 5, 2015, by Mike Daffron

Replaced with an ugly bridge with no personality