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North Manchester Covered Bridge 14-85-02

Photos 

Photo taken by Tom Hall in September 2005

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BH Photo #128616

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Covered bridge over Eel River on Mill Street in North Manchester
Location
Wabash County, Indiana
Status
Currently under renovation
History
Built 1872; rehabilitated 1971 & 2013
Design
Covered Smith through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 113.8 ft.
Total length: 155.8 ft.
Deck width: 12.5 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 7.0 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on September 30, 1982
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.99611, -85.76528   (decimal degrees)
40°59'46" N, 85°45'55" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/603849/4539059 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
North Manchester South
Average daily traffic (as of 2014)
480
Inventory numbers
INNBI 8500685 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
NRHP 82000051 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
WGCB 14-85-02 (World Guide to Covered Bridges number)
BH 17164 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of May 2016)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 19.2 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • June 23, 2018: New photo from Linda Daffron
  • October 10, 2013: New Street View added by J.P.
  • May 19, 2010: New photo from Bill Eichelberger
  • November 25, 2008: New photos from Tom Hall

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