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Big Creek-Mann Road Bridge

Photo 

just a note on this photo if you look in the background there is the bixler road pony truss

Photo courtesy of the Indiana State Department of Natural Resource, Division of Historic Preservation and Archaeology.

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BH Photo #158703

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost pony truss bridge over Big Creek on Mann Road
Location
Vanderburgh County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Built 1925; replaced 1995
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 74.2 ft.
Total length: 76.1 ft.
Deck width: 15.7 ft.
Also called
Vanderburgh County Bridge Number 5
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.15333, -87.64500   (decimal degrees)
38°09'12" N, 87°38'42" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/443488/4223024 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Cynthiana
Average daily traffic (as of 2012)
17
Inventory numbers
INNBI 8200008 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 39673 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of October 2016)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 96 (out of 100)
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Categories 

Built 1925 (1,245)
Built during 1920s (9,625)
Indiana (4,650)
Lost (22,678)
Lost 1995 (416)
Lost during 1990s (3,868)
Pony truss (15,757)
Replaced by new bridge (15,134)
Span length 50-75 feet (9,685)
Total length 75-100 feet (6,399)
Truss (31,446)
Vanderburgh County, Indiana (43)

Update Log 

  • December 14, 2019: Updated by Mike Daffron: Added County Bridge Number
  • March 23, 2010: New photo from J.P.
  • February 8, 2009: Added by James Baughn

Sources 

  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Mike Daffron - daffmikron [at] gmail [dot] com