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Franklin Street Bridge

Map 

Description 

This structure featured a 30 foot main roadway in addition to 25 foot wide walkways on each side supported by smaller girders. These walkways were decorated with beautiful railings.

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pony/through plate girder bridge over Salt Creek on Franklin Street
Location
Winchester, Randolph County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built in 1903 by the Indiana Bridge Company; replaced in 1989
Builder
- Indiana Bridge Co. of Muncie, Indiana
Design
3-panel, Pony plate girder
Dimensions
Span length: 45.0 ft.
Total length: 45.0 ft.
Deck width: 30.0 ft.
Also called
Old County Bridge #306
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.17165, -84.97888   (decimal degrees)
40°10'18" N, 84°58'44" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/672095/4448767 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Winchester
Inventory number
BH 77978 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • July 20, 2017: Added by Tony Dillon

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