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Hoagland Ditch Bridge

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Overview

Photo taken Nov. 2006 by Tom Hall

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Hoagland Ditch on CR 500 West
Location
White County, Indiana
Status
Bridge has been safely dismantled until a new home can be found for it.
Future prospects
Available for reuse
History
Built in 1884, dismantled and stored in 2014
Builder
- Wrought Iron Bridge Co. of Canton, Ohio (Possible fabricator)
Design
Pin-connected, 4-panel, half-hip Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 46.9 ft.
Total length: 49.9 ft.
Deck width: 14.4 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Also called
White County Bridge #156
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.75477, -86.96731   (decimal degrees)
40°45'17" N, 86°58'02" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/502759/4511534 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Monon
Inventory numbers
INNBI 9100123 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 17307 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 11/2006)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 17.0 (out of 100)

Update Log 

  • May 7, 2014: Updated by Tony Dillon: Updated status, bridge has been dismantled and stored for safe keeping.
  • April 18, 2012: New photos from Tom Hall
  • October 16, 2010: Updated by Anthony Dillon: Added builder and date
  • February 21, 2010: Updated by Anthony Dillon: Added GPS coordinates
  • February 26, 2007: Posted photos from Tom Hall

Sources 

  • Tom Hall - thomas [dot] hall [at] ffni [dot] com
  • Tony Dillon - spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • James Norwood
  • Insecure - Photo of Hoagland Ditch Bridge

Comments 

Hoagland Ditch Bridge
Posted May 26, 2017, by Gregory M. Plunk (gplunk60 [at] gmail [dot] com)

I am interested in purchasing the Hoagland Ditch Bridge in White County Indiana.

Gregory M. Plunk

2586 N 1200 East Rd

Mansfield, Il. 61854

(217) 493-4347

Hoagland Ditch Bridge
Posted June 24, 2015, by toby frohlich (toby [at] asimachinetool [dot] com)

Is this bridge still available