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Pigeon Creek US 41 Bridge

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Photo taken by James McCray

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Overview
Through truss bridge over Pigeon Creek on Southbound US 41 in Evansville
Location
Evansville, Vanderburgh County, Indiana
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built ca. 1940; rehabilitated 1970
Design
Riveted, 9-panel Parker through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 197.8 ft.
Total length: 200.7 ft.
Deck width: 25.9 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 14.8 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.00417, -87.53861   (decimal degrees)
38°00'15" N, 87°32'19" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/452713/4206414 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Evansville North
Inventory numbers
INNBI 014310 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 17132 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 07/2015)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 41.5 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2004)
21,929

Update Log 

  • March 25, 2017: New photos from Mike Daffron
  • September 19, 2016: New photos from Jack Schmidt
  • April 16, 2010: New Street View added by James Baughn
  • February 23, 2010: New photos from J.P.
  • March 31, 2009: New photos from James McCray

Sources 

  • James McCray - jamesinslocomb [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Jack Schmidt - jjturtle [at] earthlink [dot] net
  • Mike Daffron - daffmikron [at] gmail [dot] com

Comments 

Pigeon Creek US Bridge
Posted January 1, 2007, by Clark Griswold

This Parker truss is slated to be dismantled according to the Indiana D.O.T.'s website regarding their historic bridge program.