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Cammie Thomas Ditch-Waskom Bridge Rd. Bridge

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

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Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost through truss bridge over Cammie Thomas Ditch on Waskom Bridge Road
Location
Washington County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built ca. 1920; rehabilitated 1965; replaced in 2002
Design
6-panel, bolted Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 96.1 ft.
Total length: 101.0 ft.
Deck width: 15.7 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 14.0 ft.
Also called
Old County Bridge #21
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.75722, -85.99416   (decimal degrees)
38°45'26" N, 85°59'39" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/587395/4290315 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Tampico
Inventory numbers
INNBI 8800017 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 17237 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 09/2006)
Deck condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 90.9 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2006)
104

Update Log 

  • March 1, 2010: Updated by Anthony Dillon: Added truss type and fixed GPS coordinates
  • April 23, 2009: Updated by J.P.
  • March 16, 2009: Updated by J.P.

Sources 

  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Tony Dillon - spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com

Comments 

Waskom Bridge Road Bridge
Posted December 10, 2006, by Clark Griswold

This through truss bridge was replaced in 2002 by a modern concrete one.