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Black River-Antioch Church Rd. Bridge


West side

Photo taken by Robert Stephenson in May 2008


BH Photo #115855


Street Views 


Lost pony truss bridge over Black River on Antioch Church Road (CR 850W)
Gibson County, Indiana, and Posey County, Indiana
Replaced by a new bridge
Built ca. 1910
Riveted, 4-panel Warren pony truss
Length of largest span: 60.0 ft.
Total length: 61.0 ft.
Deck width: 17.4 ft.
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Also called
Posey County Bridge #S/14
Gibson County Bridge #402
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.20133, -87.72537   (decimal degrees)
38°12'05" N, 87°43'31" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/436488/4228401 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Average daily traffic (as of 2012)
Inventory numbers
INNBI 2600283 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 16176 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of July 2012)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 33 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • August 3, 2016: Updated by Mike Daffron: Bridge has been replaced
  • May 4, 2016: Updated by Mike Daffron: Bridge has been replaced
  • November 22, 2011: Updated by J.P.: updated location to reflect bridge crosses county line
  • April 20, 2010: New Street View added by J.P.
  • April 15, 2010: New Street View added by J.P.
  • March 15, 2010: Updated by Robert Stephenson: Street view
  • March 6, 2010: Updated by Robert Stephenson: Added county, Alternate names and Design
  • February 20, 2010: Updated by Anthony Dillon: adjusted GPS coordinates
  • December 9, 2009: Updated by J.P.: open to traffic
  • March 17, 2009: Updated by J.P.
  • February 8, 2009: Added by James Baughn
  • June 24, 2008: New photos from Robert Stephenson


  • Robert Stephenson - seinfeld99 [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Tony Dillon - spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Mike Daffron - daffmikron [at] gmail [dot] com


Black River Bridge
Posted May 4, 2016, by Mike Daffron (daffronmike [at] yahoo [dot] com)

Pretty sure this and Antioch Church Road Bridge are one and the same.