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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
Average daily traffic (as of 2011)
110
Inventory numbers
INNBI 7700153 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 39646 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of July 2015)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 88.8 (out of 100)
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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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