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Poplar Street Bridge

Description 

Although likely a Burr Arch truss which Mr. Daniels was known to favor, there is a possibility that he may have built a few Howe trusses in this county. Chunn Ford was a Howe truss built by him.

Facts 

Overview
Lost Through truss bridge over Little Vermilion River on Poplar Street
Location
Vermillion County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built in 1868 by J.J. Daniels; Replaced in 1913
Builder
- J.J. Daniels
Design
Covered through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.88680, -87.41042   (decimal degrees)
39°53'12" N, 87°24'37" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/464909/4415273 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 88927 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

19th Century (8,397)
Built 1868 (114)
Built during 1860s (600)
Indiana (5,098)
J.J. Daniels (5)
Lost (28,529)
Lost 1913 (168)
Lost during 1910s (653)
Replaced by new bridge (19,403)
Through truss (16,816)
Truss (35,500)
Vermillion County, Indiana (30)

Update Log 

  • April 9, 2020: Added by Tony Dillon

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