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US 40-Martindale Creek 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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Facts 

Overview
Lost concrete arch bridge over Martindale Creek on US 40
Location
Wayne County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Built 1925; rehabilitated 1954; replaced 1997
Design
Closed-spandrel arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 44.9 ft.
Total length: 139.1 ft.
Deck width: 54.8 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.81312, -85.14786   (decimal degrees)
39°48'47" N, 85°08'52" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/658533/4408656 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Cambridge City
Average daily traffic (as of 2004)
9,328
Inventory numbers
INNBI 014090 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 39745 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of January 2017)
Overall condition: Good
Superstructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 93.5 (out of 100)
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Categories 

Arch (11,539)
Built 1925 (1,232)
Built during 1920s (9,527)
Closed-spandrel arch (3,774)
Deck arch (10,789)
Indiana (4,623)
Lost (22,406)
Lost 1997 (390)
Lost during 1990s (3,849)
Replaced by new bridge (14,967)
Span length 25-50 feet (14,988)
Structurally deficient (15,741)
Total length 125-175 feet (5,671)
US 40 (136)
Wayne County, Indiana (130)

Update Log 

  • February 8, 2009: Added by James Baughn

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