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Branch Middle Fork Crooked 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
Lost pony truss bridge over a branch of Middle Fork Crooked Creek on 1300 N
Location
Spencer County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Built ca. 1910; replaced 1998
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 24.0 ft.
Total length: 25.9 ft.
Deck width: 13.8 ft.
Also called
Spencer County Bridge #289
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.07500, -86.85333   (decimal degrees)
38°04'30" N, 86°51'12" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/512863/4214146 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Fulda
Inventory numbers
INNBI 7400216 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 39636 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 03/1990)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 23.8 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 1989)
100

Update Log 

  • November 23, 2016: Updated by Mike Daffron: Added bridge numbers and photos
  • February 8, 2009: Added by James Baughn

Sources 

  • Mike Daffron - daffmikron [at] gmail [dot] com