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Little Sandy Creek 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
Pony truss bridge over Little Sandy Creek on CR 700 North
Location
Spencer County, Indiana
Status
replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1905
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 43.3 ft.
Total length: 44.9 ft.
Deck width: 14.4 ft.
Also called
Spencer County Bridge #113
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.98611, -86.92222   (decimal degrees)
37°59'10" N, 86°55'20" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/506829/4204276 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Lewisport
Inventory numbers
INNBI 7400105 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 17041 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 11/2006)
Deck condition rating: Excellent (9 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Excellent (9 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 98.0 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2006)
80

Categories 

Built 1905 (728)
Built during 1900s (6,349)
Indiana (4,200)
Lost (18,942)
One-lane traffic (7,434)
Owned by county (18,924)
Pony truss (15,086)
Replaced by new bridge (12,567)
Span length 25-50 feet (13,737)
Spencer County, Indiana (74)
Total length 25-50 feet (9,934)
Truss (29,553)

Update Log 

  • November 23, 2016: Updated by Mike Daffron: Added bridge numbers and photos
  • July 11, 2009: Updated by J.P.
  • March 17, 2009: Updated by J.P.

Sources 

  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Mike Daffron - daffmikron [at] gmail [dot] com