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Salem Church Bridge

Photos 

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

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BH Photo #167071

Map 

Description 

After sitting abandoned for many years, this historic span was removed and was not replaced.

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt pony truss bridge over Martindale Creek on Salem Church Road
Location
Wayne County, Indiana
Status
Removed
History
Built ca. 1900
Design
Pinned Pratt pony truss
Also called
Martindale Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.89970, -85.09692   (decimal degrees)
39°53'59" N, 85°05'49" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/662689/4418358 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Greens Fork
Inventory number
BH 45452 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built during 1900s (6,624)
Indiana (4,424)
Lost (20,715)
Pony truss (15,405)
Pratt pony truss (3,306)
Pratt truss (8,361)
Truss (30,520)
Wayne County, Indiana (122)

Update Log 

  • June 4, 2010: Added by Anthony Dillon

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