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Paint Creek Bridge

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Paint Creek on 25 West at 420N-25W
Location
Carroll County, Indiana
Status
No longer exists
History
Built 1894
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 63.0 ft.
Total length: 70.9 ft.
Deck width: 16.7 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.60777, -86.52521   (decimal degrees)
40°36'28" N, 86°31'31" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/540166/4495325 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Flora
Inventory numbers
INNBI 0800062 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 38877 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

19th Century (7,568)
Built 1894 (240)
Built during 1890s (2,984)
Carroll County, Indiana (99)
Indiana (4,918)
Lost (24,738)
Pony truss (16,185)
Span length 50-75 feet (10,073)
Structurally deficient (14,198)
Total length 50-75 feet (9,299)
Truss (32,788)

Update Log 

  • December 27, 2012: Updated by J.P.: google earth shows bridge removed.
  • January 31, 2009: Added by James Baughn

Sources 

  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com