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Timmons Ditch Bridge

Photo 

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

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BH Photo #157707

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost pony truss bridge over Timmons Ditch on 550 North
Location
White County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Replaced 1992
Builder
- Indiana Bridge Co. of Muncie, Indiana
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 26.9 ft.
Total length: 29.9 ft.
Deck width: 16.1 ft.
Also called
White County Bridge Number 74
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.83263, -86.70294   (decimal degrees)
40°49'57" N, 86°42'11" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/525046/4520219 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Idaville
Land survey
Liberty Township
Average daily traffic (as of 2012)
100
Inventory numbers
INNBI 9100057 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 39782 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of October 2016)
Overall condition: Good
Superstructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 100 (out of 100)
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Categories 

19th Century (6,880)
Built 1889 (218)
Built during 1880s (1,835)
Indiana (4,625)
Indiana Bridge Co. (120)
Lost (22,238)
Lost 1992 (448)
Lost during 1990s (3,846)
Owned by county (20,046)
Pony truss (15,692)
Replaced by new bridge (14,832)
Span length 25-50 feet (14,945)
Total length 25-50 feet (10,706)
Truss (31,215)
White County, Indiana (46)

Update Log 

  • March 31, 2019: Updated by Mike Daffron: Added County Bridge Number
  • April 2, 2010: Updated by James Norwood: Add coordinates
  • March 12, 2010: Updated by J.P.: updated builder and year
  • February 8, 2009: Added by James Baughn

Sources 

  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • James Norwood
  • Mike Daffron - daffmikron [at] gmail [dot] com