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Big Pine Creek CR 500S Bridge

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

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Facts 

Overview
Lost pony truss bridge over Big Pine Creek on CR 500 S
Location
Benton County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Built 1935, replaced in 1993
Design
5-panel, riveted Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 69.9 ft.
Total length: 107.9 ft.
Deck width: 17.1 ft.
Also called
Old County Bridge #135
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.53352, -87.18900   (decimal degrees)
40°32'01" N, 87°11'20" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/483993/4486992 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Templeton
Average daily traffic (as of 2013)
127
Inventory numbers
INNBI 0400084 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 38846 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of May 2017)
Overall condition: Good
Superstructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 93.5 (out of 100)
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Categories 

Benton County, Indiana (26)
Built 1935 (1,456)
Built during 1930s (11,841)
Indiana (4,970)
Lost (25,668)
Lost 1993 (463)
Lost during 1990s (4,028)
Pony truss (16,385)
Pratt pony truss (3,694)
Pratt truss (9,476)
Replaced by new bridge (17,325)
Span length 50-75 feet (10,167)
Structurally deficient (13,758)
Total length 100-125 feet (5,223)
Truss (33,355)

Update Log 

  • January 31, 2009: Added by James Baughn

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