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Eel River IN 5 Bridge

Photo 

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

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BH Photo #172746

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Facts 

Overview
Concrete arch bridge over Eel River on IN 5 in South Whitley
Location
Whitley County, Indiana
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1935; rehabilitated 1990
Design
Arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 54.8 ft.
Total length: 212.9 ft.
Deck width: 29.5 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.08250, -85.62722   (decimal degrees)
41°04'57" N, 85°37'38" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/615310/4548823 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
South Whitley West
Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
4,596
Inventory numbers
INNBI 001540 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 17318 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of September 2016)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 79.9 (out of 100)
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Categories 

Arch (11,352)
Built 1935 (1,675)
Built during 1930s (10,820)
Deck arch (10,577)
Eel River (Northern Indiana) (32)
Have street view (23,370)
Indiana (4,228)
NR-eligible (4,025)
Open (37,476)
Owned by state (14,192)
Select (534)
Skewed (4,743)
Span length 50-75 feet (9,107)
Total length 175-250 feet (3,862)
Whitley County, Indiana (13)

Update Log 

  • February 27, 2012: New Street View added by Nathan Holth
  • August 14, 2010: New photo from Anthony Dillon

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