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Wabash River IN 218 Bridge

Photos 

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

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BH Photo #199551

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Facts 

Overview
Four-span arch bridge over Wabash River on IN 218
Location
Adams County, Indiana
Status
Open to traffic
Future prospects
Indiana State Highway Commission
History
Built 1941; rehabilitated 1986
Design
Arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 64.9 ft.
Total length: 269.6 ft.
Deck width: 30.1 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.65583, -85.03278   (decimal degrees)
40°39'21" N, 85°01'58" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/666308/4502412 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Linn Grove
Average daily traffic (as of 2017)
2,494
Inventory numbers
INNBI 029030 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 15778 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of May 2018)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 77.5 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

Adams County, Indiana (24)
Arch (12,238)
Built 1941 (469)
Built during 1940s (4,113)
Closed-spandrel arch (4,066)
Deck arch (11,476)
Have street view (27,129)
IN 218 (3)
Indiana (4,946)
Open (40,044)
Owned by state (16,098)
Span length 50-75 feet (10,126)
Total length 250-500 feet (5,273)
Wabash River (103)

Update Log 

  • November 10, 2013: New Street View added by Brent Tindall
  • November 22, 2011: Updated by J.P.: changed bridge design
  • May 22, 2011: New photos from J.P.

Sources 

  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Brent Tindall - bizzat219 [at] yahoo [dot] com