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Forty Wink 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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Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Forty Wink Creek on Henderson Road
Location
Switzerland County, Indiana
Status
Unknown status
History
Built ca.1907
Design
Riveted Warren pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 23.9 ft.
Total length: 25.9 ft.
Deck width: 14.8 ft.
Also called
County Bridge #56
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.89346, -84.83182   (decimal degrees)
38°53'36" N, 84°49'55" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/688037/4307187 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Rising Sun
Inventory numbers
INNBI 7800034 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 17095 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • March 27, 2010: Updated by Anthony Dillon: Modified information and added approximate coordinates

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Comments 

Forty Wink Creek Bridge
Posted July 16, 2015, by Jeff Otter (ljeffotter [at] hotmail [dot] com)

This is located on my grandfathers property Leonard Oatman/Bertha Oatman for years.