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South Fork Wildcat Creek SR 38 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 through truss bridge over South Fork Wildcat Creek on IN 38
Location
Tippecanoe County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Built 1916; rehabilitated 1978; replaced 1993
Builder
- West & Jamison
Design
7-panel, Riveted Pratt through truss (2 spans)
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 107.0 ft.
Total length: 213.9 ft.
Deck width: 18.4 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 14.2 ft.
Also called
Indiana State Highway Bridge #38-79-6731
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.37533, -86.75219   (decimal degrees)
40°22'31" N, 86°45'08" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/521036/4469446 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Lafayette East
Average daily traffic (as of 2010)
6,040
Inventory numbers
INNBI 012650 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 39659 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of March 2018)
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: 96 (out of 100)
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Update Log 

  • February 27, 2010: Updated by Anthony Dillon: Added builder and truss type
  • February 8, 2009: Added by James Baughn

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