Rating:
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Slash Creek Bridge

Photos 

Looking East

Photo taken by Anthony Dillon in April 2010

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BH Photo #160447

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Slash Creek on vacated section of CR 900S (Walnut St.)
Location
Shelby County, Indiana
Status
In use on private lane
History
Built ca.1900
Design
4-panel, Pinned Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 57.1 ft.
Total length: 61.0 ft.
Deck width: 15.1 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Also called
County Bridge #127 (former)
Slash Creek CR 900S Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.39333, -85.84472   (decimal degrees)
39°23'36" N, 85°50'41" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/599482/4361063 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Lewis Creek
Inventory numbers
INNBI 7300115 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 17025 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 02/2006)
Deck condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 23.2 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2006)
2

Update Log 

  • August 17, 2017: Updated by Christopher Finigan: Added category "Pin-connected"

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