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Higgins Creek Bridge CR 650 E

Photos 

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

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BH Photo #375082

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt pony truss bridge over CR 650 E on Higgins Creek
Location
Putnam County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built ca. 1905; Replaced 1986
Design
Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Span length: 66.0 ft.
Total length: 66.0 ft.
Deck width: 15.4 ft.
Also called
Putnam County Bridge #219
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.51488, -86.73919   (decimal degrees)
39°30'54" N, 86°44'21" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/522418/4373948 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 75027 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built during 1900s (6,285)
Indiana (4,198)
Lost (18,697)
Lost 1986 (110)
Lost during 1980s (1,049)
Pony truss (15,054)
Pratt pony truss (3,180)
Pratt truss (8,020)
Putnam County, Indiana (78)
Replaced by new bridge (12,393)
Span length 50-75 feet (8,906)
Total length 50-75 feet (8,438)
Truss (29,451)

Update Log 

  • February 13, 2017: New photo from Mike Daffron
  • February 10, 2017: Updated by Mike Daffron: Fixed coordinates
  • January 2, 2017: Added by Mike Daffron

Sources 

  • Mike Daffron - daffmikron [at] gmail [dot] com