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Hatfield Ditch Bridge

Photos 

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

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Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost pony truss bridge over Hatfield Ditch on CR 90 North
Location
Spencer County, Indiana
Status
Removed and replaced
History
Built 1918; rehabilitated 1992
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 34.1 ft.
Total length: 36.1 ft.
Deck width: 11.2 ft.
Also called
Spencer County Bridge #30
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.90253, -87.22862   (decimal degrees)
37°54'09" N, 87°13'43" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/479900/4195024 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Richland City
Inventory numbers
INNBI 7400029 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 17038 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 10/2006)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 76.5 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2006)
250

Categories 

Built 1918 (440)
Built during 1910s (8,759)
Indiana (4,198)
Lost (18,693)
Lost 2003 (489)
Lost during 2000s (3,724)
Owned by county (18,855)
Pony truss (15,050)
Replaced by new bridge (12,391)
Span length 25-50 feet (13,587)
Spencer County, Indiana (74)
Total length 25-50 feet (9,861)
Truss (29,444)
Wooden deck (5,862)

Update Log 

  • November 23, 2016: Updated by Mike Daffron: Added county bridge numbers
  • August 4, 2016: Updated by Tony Dillon: Replaced in 2003
  • March 17, 2009: Updated by J.P.

Sources 

  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Tony Dillon - spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • Mike Daffron - daffmikron [at] gmail [dot] com