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Buck Creek 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
Deck girder bridge over Buck Creek on CR 130E
Location
Vermillion County, Indiana
Status
Closed to all traffic
History
Built 1913
Builder
- Central States Bridge Co. of Indianapolis, Indiana
Design
Deck plate girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 48.9 ft.
Total length: 50.9 ft.
Deck width: 17.7 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Also called
Vermillion County Bridge #46
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.80393, -87.44485   (decimal degrees)
39°48'14" N, 87°26'41" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/461919/4406089 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Dana
Inventory numbers
INNBI 8300030 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 46183 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 09/2007)
Deck condition rating: Imminent Failure (1 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 31.9 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2007)
1

Update Log 

  • January 4, 2017: Updated by Mike Daffron: added bridge number and photos
  • February 8, 2015: Updated by Elliott Johnson: fixed gps coordinates, showed US 36 bridge by mistake
  • September 14, 2010: Added by J.P.

Sources 

  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Elliott Johnson - elliottsgon15 [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • Mike Daffron - daffmikron [at] gmail [dot] com

Comments 

Buck Creek Bridge
Posted January 5, 2017, by JP (wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com)

Background of picture 1 did anyone notice the concrete arch bridge, Assuming that may be the railroad bridge or maybe an even older bridge north of the bridge.

Buck Creek Bridge
Posted January 5, 2017, by JP (wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com)

Background of picture 1 did anyone notice the concrete arch bridge, Assuming that may be the railroad bridge.