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Red Hog Pike 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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BH Photo #159201

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost pony truss bridge over Grants Creek on Red Hog Pike
Location
Switzerland County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Built ca.1900 by the Champion Bridge Company; replaced in 1994
Builder
- Champion Bridge Co. of Wilmington, Ohio
Design
Pinned Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 65.9 ft.
Total length: 67.9 ft.
Deck width: 11.8 ft.
Also called
Old County Bridge #17
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.88211, -84.91736   (decimal degrees)
38°52'56" N, 84°55'03" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/680646/4305755 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Aberdeen
Average daily traffic (as of 2014)
232
Inventory numbers
INNBI 7800015 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 39651 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of May 2016)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 62.8 (out of 100)
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Update Log 

  • January 13, 2012: Updated by Tony Dillon: Fixed typo
  • March 27, 2010: Updated by Anthony Dillon: Added builder and truss type
  • February 8, 2009: Added by James Baughn

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