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10th Street Bridge

Photos 

Courtesy of Historic Richmond Indiana Facebook Group

BH Photo #443611

Map 

Description 

This crossing is now referred to as Chester Blvd.

This bridge may have been fabricated by the Central States Bridge Company as they built the majority of Plate Girder spans in Central Indiana.

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pony/through plate girder bridge over East Fork Whitewater River on 10th Street
Location
Richmond, Wayne County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built ca. 1910; replaced in 1957
Design
3-span Pony plate girder
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.84216, -84.88900   (decimal degrees)
39°50'32" N, 84°53'20" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/680615/4412371 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 84466 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built during 1910s (9,248)
Continuous (2,319)
Girder (9,140)
Indiana (4,625)
Lost (22,281)
Lost 1957 (63)
Lost during 1950s (565)
Plate girder (6,949)
Replaced by new bridge (14,866)
Richmond, Indiana (32)
Through girder (3,396)
Wayne County, Indiana (130)

Update Log 

  • February 14, 2019: New photos from Tony Dillon

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