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Bridge 54

Copyright - Paul Brandenburg

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Overview
Pony truss bridge over Little Deer Creek on CR 600 East
Location
Carroll County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by a modern bridge in 2004 and placed in storage for later reuse.
History
Built 1914
Builders
- East St. Louis Bridge Co. of East St. Louis, Illinois (Fabricator)
- Jesse O. Smith (Contractor)
Design
4-panel, bolted Warren pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 65.9 ft.
Total length: 70.8 ft.
Deck width: 15.4 ft.
Also called
Little Deer Creek CR 600E Bridge
Carroll County Bridge 54
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.55722, -86.41056   (decimal degrees)
40°33'26" N, 86°24'38" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/549903/4489773 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Deer Creek
Average daily traffic (as of 2011)
134
Inventory numbers
INNBI 0800042 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 15870 (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: 100 (out of 100)
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Update Log 

  • October 16, 2010: Updated by Anthony Dillon: Added builder
  • June 30, 2008: Updated by Paul Brandenburg: clarified Warren Pony Truss
  • June 29, 2008: Updated by Paul Brandenburg: bridge replaced
  • June 26, 2008: Updated by Paul Brandenburg: added county bridge number

Sources 

  • Paul Brandenburg - indianabridges [at] sbcglobal [dot] net
  • Tony Dillon - spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com