Rating:
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Wythougan Park Bridge

Photos 

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

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BH Photo #182700

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Relocated Warren pony truss
Location
Knox, Starke County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by new bridge at original location and moved to Knox for pedestrian use in 1992
History
Built 1915; relocated in 1992
Builder
- Rochester Bridge Co. of Rochester, Indiana
Design
Bolted Warren pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 100.1 ft.
Total length: 103.0 ft.
Deck width: 13.5 ft.
Also called
Yellow River Bridge
County Bridge #39 (former)
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.30032, -86.62331   (decimal degrees)
41°18'01" N, 86°37'24" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/531535/4572164 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Knox East
Inventory numbers
INNBI 7500025 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 39641 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 08/1990)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 23.8 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 1990)
100

Update Log 

  • August 18, 2016: New Street View added by Dave King
  • October 16, 2010: Updated by Anthony Dillon: Changed status and added new information about this relocated span
  • February 8, 2009: Added by James Baughn

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