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Bowers Creek-South County Line Rd.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 Bowers Creek on South County Line Road
Location
Tippecanoe County, Indiana, and Montgomery County, Indiana
Status
Bridge has been replaced.
History
Built 1925; rehabilitated 1968
Design
5-panel, riveted Warren pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 60.0 ft.
Total length: 64.0 ft.
Deck width: 23.9 ft.
Also called
Old Tippecanoe County Bridge #2
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.21449, -86.72037   (decimal degrees)
40°12'52" N, 86°43'13" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/523794/4451600 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Colfax
Average daily traffic (as of 2003)
63
Inventory numbers
INNBI 7900002 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 17100 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of September 2016)
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: 100 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • November 15, 2011: Updated by Bill Eichelberger: Bridge has been replaced.

Sources 

  • Bill Eichelberger
  • Tony Dillon - spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com