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Cornstalk Covered Bridge 14-67-01

Photos 

Overview

Photo taken Sept. 2005 by Tom Hall

BH Photo #102957

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Covered bridge over Cornstalk Creek on CR 1350N
Location
Putnam County, Indiana
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1917 by J.A. Britton; rehabilitated 1990
Design
Covered Burr arch-truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 80.0 ft.
Total length: 84.0 ft.
Deck width: 15.7 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 13.8 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.86300, -86.86833   (decimal degrees)
39°51'47" N, 86°52'06" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/511261/4412560 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Roachdale
Inventory numbers
INNBI 6700017 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
WGCB 14-67-01 (World Guide to Covered Bridges number)
BH 16921 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 03/2015)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Appraisal: Functionally obsolete
Sufficiency rating: 42.2 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
193

Categories 

Built 1917 (584)
Built during 1910s (8,805)
Burr arch-truss (291)
Covered (1,357)
Functionally obsolete (8,050)
Indiana (4,200)
NR-eligible (3,979)
One-lane traffic (7,433)
Open (36,892)
Owned by county (18,922)
Putnam County, Indiana (78)
Select (535)
Span length 75-100 feet (5,884)
Through truss (12,950)
Total length 75-100 feet (6,001)
Truss (29,552)
Wooden deck (5,873)

Update Log 

  • May 19, 2010: New photo from Bill Eichelberger
  • October 23, 2006: Posted photo from Tom Hall

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