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West Fork Turman Creek Bridge

Photo 

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

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BH Photo #158897

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost pony truss bridge over West Fork Turman Creek on CR 975N
Location
Sullivan County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Built 1905; replaced 2002
Design
Riveted, 3-panel Warren pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 47.0 ft.
Total length: 49.0 ft.
Deck width: 14.0 ft.
Also called
Sullivan County Bridge #276
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.22695, -87.47931   (decimal degrees)
39°13'37" N, 87°28'46" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/458628/4342070 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Shelburn
Inventory number
BH 44553 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built 1905 (747)
Built during 1900s (6,673)
Indiana (4,552)
Lost (20,982)
Lost 2002 (456)
Lost during 2000s (3,832)
Owned by county (19,522)
Pony truss (15,459)
Replaced by new bridge (13,777)
Span length 25-50 feet (14,533)
Sullivan County, Indiana (74)
Total length 25-50 feet (10,437)
Truss (30,724)
Warren pony truss (3,020)
Warren truss (6,021)

Update Log 

  • March 24, 2010: Added by Robert Stephenson

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