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Fellerman Ford Bridge

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

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Facts 

Overview
Stone arch bridge over Little Otter Creek on CR 650 North
Location
Ripley County, Indiana
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1885
Design
Stone arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 23.0 ft.
Total length: 27.9 ft.
Deck width: 15.7 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Also called
Hamilton Bridge
Little Otter Creek CR 650N Bridge
County Bridge #70
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.16984, -85.33924   (decimal degrees)
39°10'11" N, 85°20'21" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/643467/4336938 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Osgood
Inventory numbers
INNBI 6900053 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 16979 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 11/2014)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 49.1 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2014)
400

Categories 

19th Century (6,229)
Arch (11,274)
Built 1885 (149)
Built during 1880s (1,650)
Deck arch (10,511)
Indiana (4,200)
NR-eligible (3,979)
Non-Select (301)
One-lane traffic (7,434)
Open (36,905)
Owned by county (18,928)
Ripley County, Indiana (41)
Span length under 25 feet (5,849)
Stone arch (2,677)
Structurally deficient (18,555)
Total length 25-50 feet (9,936)

Update Log 

  • December 4, 2010: Updated by Anthony Dillon: Added historic name

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