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Collins Ford Bridge

Photos 

Only Stone Arch in Big Oaks/JPG with an accessible side view... And it's trashed by this STUPID pipe!!!

Photo taken by Tony Dillon in June 2016

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BH Photo #356415

Map 

Description 

1 of 4 Stone Arch bridges in Big Oaks F&W/Jefferson Proving Grounds land.

Facts 

Overview
Stone arch bridge over Big Graham Creek on K Road
Location
Ripley County, Indiana
Status
Open to traffic with limited access
History
Built in 1907 by John Rogers, rehabilitated in 1986
Builders
- James E. Wright
- John S. Rogers
Design
Stone arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 48.0 ft.
Total length: 108.0 ft.
Deck width: 12.0 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on
Also called
JPG #28
ANG Bridge 23
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.00808, -85.37054   (decimal degrees)
39°00'29" N, 85°22'14" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/641085/4318936 (zone/easting/northing)
Land survey
T. 7 N., R. 10 E., Sec. 35
Inventory numbers
NRHP 96000787 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
BH 72621 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 09/2014)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 53.0 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2014)
10

Update Log 

  • May 24, 2017: Updated by Clark Vance: Located on map
  • June 26, 2016: Added by Tony Dillon

Sources 

  • Tony Dillon - spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • Clark Vance - cvance [at] dogmail [dot] com
  • SHAARD - NRHP nomination form