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Busseron Creek Bridge

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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 Busseron Creek on CR 475 N
Location
Sullivan County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Built 1893; replaced 1991
Builder
- Indiana Bridge Co. of Muncie, Indiana
Design
Pinned, 4-panel Half-hip Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 60.0 ft.
Total length: 86.0 ft.
Deck width: 14.1 ft.
Also called
Sullivan County Bridge #180
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.15434, -87.32126   (decimal degrees)
39°09'16" N, 87°19'17" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/472241/4333952 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Hymera
Inventory numbers
INNBI 7700153 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 39646 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 05/1990)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 17.0 (out of 100)

Update Log 

  • March 5, 2010: Updated by Robert Stephenson: Added GPS coordinates, Alternate name, Builder and Design
  • February 8, 2009: Added by James Baughn

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