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Brown's Hill Road Bridge

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Another one bites... (the dust)

Photo taken by Mike Daffron in January 2017

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BH Photo #375371

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Opossum Run on Brown's Hill Road
Location
Warren County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1962
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 58.7 ft.
Total length: 60.0 ft.
Deck width: 19.7 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.18889, -87.45667   (decimal degrees)
40°11'20" N, 87°27'24" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/461126/4448822 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Covington
Inventory numbers
INNBI 8600003 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 17176 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 09/2014)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Appraisal: Functionally obsolete
Sufficiency rating: 70.9 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2013)
160

Categories 

Built 1962 (180)
Built during 1960s (1,780)
Functionally obsolete (8,050)
Indiana (4,200)
Lost (18,942)
Owned by county (18,922)
Pony truss (15,085)
Replaced by new bridge (12,567)
Span length 50-75 feet (9,015)
Total length 50-75 feet (8,526)
Truss (29,551)
Warren County, Indiana (36)
Wooden deck (5,873)

Update Log 

  • January 7, 2017: Updated by Mike Daffron: Bridge has been replaced

Sources 

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