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Lower Big Creek Bridge

Photo 

and in the background of this one you can the mann road bridge

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

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BH Photo #158704

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost pony truss bridge over Lower Big Creek on Bixler Road
Location
Vanderburgh County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Built ca. 1910; replaced 1995
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 65.9 ft.
Total length: 67.9 ft.
Deck width: 15.7 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.15333, -87.64667   (decimal degrees)
38°09'12" N, 87°38'48" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/443342/4223025 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Cynthiana
Average daily traffic (as of 2012)
58
Inventory numbers
INNBI 8200010 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 39674 (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: 97 (out of 100)
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Update Log 

  • March 23, 2010: New photo from J.P.
  • February 8, 2009: Added by James Baughn

Sources 

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