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Prairie Creek CR 500W 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 Bedstead Warren pony truss bridge over Prairie Creek on County Road 500 West
Location
Tipton County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built ca. 1905
Builder
- American Bridge Co. of New York
Design
2-panel, riveted Bedstead Warren pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 30.0 ft.
Total length: 43.0 ft.
Deck width: 16.0 ft.
Also called
Old County Bridge #18
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.23874, -86.10736   (decimal degrees)
40°14'19" N, 86°06'27" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/575929/4454637 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 77572 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • June 9, 2017: Added by Tony Dillon

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