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Branch Maria Creek Bridge

Photos 

South side 1

4/6/2008

Photo taken by Robert Stephenson

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BH Photo #114608

Map 

Video 

Branch Maria Creek Bridge

Mike Daffron

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Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over a branch of Maria Creek on CR 975 South
Location
Sullivan County, Indiana
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built ca. 1910
Design
Riveted, 5-panel Warren pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 44.9 ft.
Total length: 47.9 ft.
Deck width: 17.4 ft.
Also called
Sullivan County Bridge #10
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.93556, -87.32325   (decimal degrees)
38°56'08" N, 87°19'24" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/471983/4309674 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Bucktown
Inventory numbers
INNBI 7700010 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 17073 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 08/2015)
Deck condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 38.5 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2011)
110

Categories 

Built during 1910s (8,744)
Functionally obsolete (7,974)
Indiana (4,198)
Open (36,527)
Owned by county (18,846)
Pony truss (15,046)
Skewed (4,672)
Span length 25-50 feet (13,549)
Sullivan County, Indiana (69)
Total length 25-50 feet (9,838)
Truss (29,433)
Warren pony truss (2,946)
Warren truss (5,783)

Update Log 

  • October 14, 2017: New video from Mike Daffron
  • March 24, 2017: New photos from Mike Daffron
  • March 5, 2010: Updated by Robert Stephenson: Alternate name and Design
  • June 1, 2008: New photos from Robert Stephenson

Sources 

  • Robert Stephenson - seinfeld99 [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Mike Daffron - daffmikron [at] gmail [dot] com