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Branch Lake Drain 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 a branch of Lake Drain on 300 N
Location
Spencer County, Indiana
Status
No longer exists
History
Built 1905; replaced 1993
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 #307
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.93000, -87.09833   (decimal degrees)
37°55'48" N, 87°05'54" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/491358/4198052 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Rockport
Inventory numbers
INNBI 7400231 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 39637 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 03/1990)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Critical (2 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 17.6 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 1989)
100

Update Log 

  • November 23, 2016: Updated by Mike Daffron: Added bridge numbers and photos
  • September 30, 2009: Updated by J.P.: No longer exists
  • March 17, 2009: Updated by J.P.
  • February 8, 2009: Added by James Baughn

Sources 

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