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Wabash & Erie Canal Bridge

Map 

Facts 

Note: The following information comes from the National Bridge Inventory and has not been verified.
Overview
Lost(?) concrete arch bridge over Wabash & Erie Canal on US 421
Location
Carroll County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Built 1934; replaced 1996
Design
Closed-spandrel arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 29.9 ft.
Total length: 33.1 ft.
Deck width: 32.2 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.58536, -86.68401   (decimal degrees)
40°35'07" N, 86°41'02" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/526740/4492777 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Delphi
Inventory numbers
INNBI 032320 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 38873 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Arch (12,101)
Built 1934 (791)
Built during 1930s (11,749)
Carroll County, Indiana (99)
Closed-spandrel arch (3,993)
Deck arch (11,340)
Indiana (4,918)
Lost (24,738)
Lost 1996 (447)
Lost during 1990s (3,984)
Replaced by new bridge (16,580)
Span length 25-50 feet (15,668)
Total length 25-50 feet (11,193)

Update Log 

  • January 31, 2009: Added by James Baughn