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Richland Creek Covered Bridge

Photo 

1938 Melvin Davies photo

Indiana Historical Society

BH Photo #445921

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Multiple Kingpost through truss bridge over Richland Creek on Old Brownsville Road
Location
Union County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built in 1872 by A.M. Kennedy & Sons; replaced in 1942
Builder
- A.M. Kennedy & Sons
Design
Multiple Kingpost through truss
Dimensions
Total length: 80.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.65359, -84.97357   (decimal degrees)
39°39'13" N, 84°58'25" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/673853/4391272 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 84834 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • March 30, 2019: New photo from Tony Dillon

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