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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 numers
INNBI 8400113 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 17146 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built during 1930s (10,750)
Have street view (23,017)
Indiana (4,212)
Lost (19,265)
NR-eligible (4,006)
Non-Select (301)
Owned by county (19,047)
Pony truss (15,155)
Replaced by new bridge (12,764)
Span length 50-75 feet (9,075)
Structurally deficient (18,573)
Total length 50-75 feet (8,587)
Truss (29,730)
Vigo County, Indiana (50)
Warren pony truss (2,971)
Warren truss (5,886)

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