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Holland Mill Bridge

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Description 

Included in an 1882 list of structures built by the Wrought Iron Bridge Company. Was likely either heavily damaged or completely destroyed by flooding in 1913 and was replaced by a steel Parker through truss that was in turn replaced in 1987.

Facts 

Overview
Lost Whipple through truss bridge over Flatrock River on Vandalia Road
Location
Shelby County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by a new bridge after possible flood damage
History
Built 1879
Builder
- Wrought Iron Bridge Co. of Canton, Ohio
Design
Whipple through truss
Dimensions
Total length: 175.0 ft.
Deck width: 16.0 ft.
Also called
Vandalia Road Bridge
Geneva Bridge (1879)
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.39135, -85.72121   (decimal degrees)
39°23'29" N, 85°43'16" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/610122/4360986 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 88925 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • April 9, 2020: Added by Tony Dillon

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