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Mendenhall 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
Concrete arch bridge over Martindale Creek on Mendenhall Road
Location
Wayne County, Indiana
Status
Removed and replaced
History
Built 1912
Builders
- John W. Mueller
- P. Hipskin
Design
Arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 42.0 ft.
Total length: 86.9 ft.
Deck width: 16.4 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Also called
Mendenhall Road-Martindale Creek Bridge
Old County Bridge #228
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.96420, -85.10675   (decimal degrees)
39°57'51" N, 85°06'24" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/661696/4425499 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Greens Fork
Average daily traffic (as of 2016)
73
Inventory numbers
INNBI 8900171 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 17260 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of April 2016)
Overall condition: Good
Superstructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 100 (out of 100)
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Categories 

Arch (11,539)
Built 1912 (785)
Built during 1910s (9,248)
Deck arch (10,789)
Indiana (4,623)
John W. Mueller (2)
Lost (22,406)
Lost 1996 (438)
Lost during 1990s (3,849)
NR-eligible (4,014)
Owned by county (20,088)
P. Hipskin (1)
Replaced by new bridge (14,967)
Skewed (4,813)
Span length 25-50 feet (14,988)
Total length 75-100 feet (6,377)
Wayne County, Indiana (130)

Update Log 

  • June 5, 2010: Updated by Anthony Dillon: Removed

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