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Big Walnut Creek Bridge

Photos 

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

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BH Photo #157061

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost through truss bridge over Big Walnut Creek on CR 850 S
Location
Putnam County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Built ca. 1900; replaced 1992
Design
Pinned Camelback through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 178.2 ft.
Total length: 182.1 ft.
Deck width: 15.7 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 16.5 ft.
Also called
County bridge #160
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.53583, -86.97642   (decimal degrees)
39°32'09" N, 86°58'35" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/502026/4376241 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Reelsville
Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
193
Inventory numers
INNBI 6700139 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 39593 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of April 2015)
Overall condition: Good
Superstructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 99 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • April 9, 2017: New photo from Mike Daffron
  • March 5, 2010: Updated by Anthony Dillon: Added truss type
  • February 8, 2009: Added by James Baughn

Sources 

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