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Gannon Road Bridge

Photos 

East end

Photo taken by Robert Stephenson in July 2008

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BH Photo #118028

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over East Little Sugar Creek on Gannon Road
Location
Vigo County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built ca. 1930
Design
Riveted Warren pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 71.8 ft.
Total length: 74.1 ft.
Deck width: 18.7 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Also called
Vigo County Bridge # 151
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.48167, -87.46889   (decimal degrees)
39°28'54" N, 87°28'08" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/459674/4370334 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Terre Haute
Inventory numbers
INNBI 8400113 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 17146 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 01/2007)
Deck condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 37.1 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2006)
1,309

Categories 

Built during 1930s (10,545)
Have street view (22,042)
Indiana (4,198)
Lost (18,649)
NR-eligible (3,971)
Non-Select (301)
Owned by county (18,846)
Pony truss (15,046)
Replaced by new bridge (12,349)
Span length 50-75 feet (8,889)
Structurally deficient (18,407)
Total length 50-75 feet (8,429)
Truss (29,433)
Vigo County, Indiana (50)
Warren pony truss (2,946)
Warren truss (5,783)

Update Log 

  • May 30, 2016: Updated by Mike Daffron: Added county Bridge number
  • October 10, 2013: Updated by J.P.: Bridge has been replaced via street view.
  • July 23, 2008: New photos from Robert Stephenson

Sources 

  • Robert Stephenson - seinfeld99 [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Mike Daffron - daffmikron [at] gmail [dot] com