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Middle Fork Wildcat Creek SR 26 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
Lost pony truss bridge over Middle Fork Wildcat Creek on IN 26
Location
Tippecanoe County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Built 1929; rehabilitated 1972; replaced 1999
Design
7-panel, riveted Warren pony truss (2-span)
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 84.0 ft.
Total length: 172.9 ft.
Deck width: 21.7 ft.
Also called
Indiana State Highway Bridge #26-79-731A
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.41833, -86.76167   (decimal degrees)
40°25'06" N, 86°45'42" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/520219/4474217 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Lafayette East
Average daily traffic (as of 2009)
7,550
Inventory numbers
INNBI 006700 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 39657 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of August 2015)
Overall condition: Good
Superstructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 95.1 (out of 100)
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Update Log 

  • February 8, 2009: Added by James Baughn

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