Rating:
2 votes

Finks Road Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Anthony Dillon in November 2009

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BH Photo #148891

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Stone arch bridge over a branch of Laughery Creek on Finks Road
Location
Ripley County, Indiana
Status
Open to traffic
History
Rehabilitated 1993
Design
Stone arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 20.0 ft.
Total length: 60.0 ft.
Deck width: 19.0 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.14361, -85.26861   (decimal degrees)
39°08'37" N, 85°16'07" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/649625/4334140 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Osgood
Inventory numbers
INNBI 6900046 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 16975 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 11/2014)
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: 57.7 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2014)
150

Categories 

Arch (11,196)
Deck arch (10,434)
Functionally obsolete (7,990)
Indiana (4,198)
NR-eligible (3,971)
Open (36,583)
Owned by county (18,854)
Ripley County, Indiana (41)
Select (535)
Span length under 25 feet (5,769)
Stone arch (2,649)
Total length 50-75 feet (8,438)

Update Log 

  • December 16, 2011: Updated by Tony Dillon: Fixed typo
  • November 8, 2009: New photos from Anthony Dillon

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