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North Second Street Covered Bridge

Photo 

North Second Street Covered Bridge

Photo from the Pat Kroger Collection, Courtesy of County History Preservation Society

BH Photo #538649

Street View 

Description 

Some of this information may be from lostbridges.org

Facts 

Overview
Lost Smith through truss bridge over St. Mary's River on North Monmouth Road
Location
Decatur, Adams County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built in 1880 by the Smith Bridge Company; Lost date is unsure
Builder
- Smith Bridge Co. of Toledo, Ohio
Design
Smith through truss
12 panel truss
Dimensions
Total length: 152.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.84482, -84.92852   (decimal degrees)
40°50'41" N, 84°55'43" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/674628/4523595 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 100034 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

19th Century (9,406)
Adams County, Indiana (31)
Built 1880 (212)
Built during 1880s (2,350)
Covered (3,037)
Decatur, Indiana (5)
Have street view (30,156)
Indiana (5,225)
Lost (31,180)
Replaced by new bridge (21,233)
Smith Bridge Co. (139)
Smith truss (78)
Through truss (18,585)
Total length 125-175 feet (6,429)
Truss (37,776)

Update Log 

  • August 10, 2022: New Street View added by Stewart Edwin Beitler

Sources 

  • Stewart Edwin Beitler - stubear0430 [at] gmail [dot] com