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North Fork Lewis Creek-Michigan Rd. Bridge

Photo 

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

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Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Warren pony truss bridge over North Fork of Lewis Creek on Michigan Road (US 421)
Location
Shelby County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built ca. 1930
Design
5-panel, riveted Warren pony truss
Dimensions
Span length: 63.0 ft.
Total length: 63.0 ft.
Deck width: 22.0 ft.
Skew angle
20 degrees
Also called
Old County Bridge #94
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.51373, -85.73590   (decimal degrees)
39°30'49" N, 85°44'09" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/608666/4374551 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 77582 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built during 1930s (10,582)
Indiana (4,198)
Lost (18,688)
Lost 1987 (174)
Lost during 1980s (1,049)
Pony truss (15,050)
Replaced by new bridge (12,387)
Shelby County, Indiana (51)
Skewed (4,672)
Span length 50-75 feet (8,903)
Total length 50-75 feet (8,439)
Truss (29,443)
Warren pony truss (2,947)
Warren truss (5,790)

Update Log 

  • June 10, 2017: Added by Tony Dillon

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