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Prairie Creek

Photos 

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

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BH Photo #354179

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt pony truss bridge over Prairie Creek on Battlerow Place
Location
Vigo County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built c. 1887; Lost 1989
Builder
- Pittsburgh Bridge Co. of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Design
Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Span length: 73.0 ft.
Total length: 73.0 ft.
Deck width: 15.0 ft.
Also called
Vigo County Bridge # 60
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.28498, -87.53719   (decimal degrees)
39°17'06" N, 87°32'14" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/453670/4348538 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 72362 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • May 30, 2016: Added by Mike Daffron

Sources 

  • Mike Daffron - daffmikron [at] gmail [dot] com