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Branch Busseron 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 #165974

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Bedstead Pratt pony truss bridge over Branch Busseron Creek on CR 250 W
Location
Sullivan County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by culvert
History
Built 1903; replaced 1992
Design
Pinned and Riveted, 2-panel Pratt Bedstead pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 28.1 ft.
Total length: 30.0 ft.
Deck width: 13.9 ft.
Also called
County Bridge #55
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.94757, -87.44785   (decimal degrees)
38°56'51" N, 87°26'52" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/461191/4311053 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Carlisle
Inventory number
BH 45328 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • May 20, 2010: Added by Robert Stephenson

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