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Branch Doans Creek US 231 Bridge

Map 

Description 

This bridge was removed/replaced as US231 was realigned to meet the new I-69 extension at this location.

Facts 

Overview
Closed-spandrel arch bridge over Branch Doans Creek on US 231
Location
Greene County, Indiana
Status
Removed but not replaced
History
Built 1946
Design
Reinforced concrete arch - under fill
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 24.9 ft.
Total length: 27.9 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.91855, -86.92189   (decimal degrees)
38°55'07" N, 86°55'19" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/506771/4307740 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Scotland
Average daily traffic (as of 2004)
4,757
Inventory numbers
INDOT 157-28-03526 (Indiana Dept. of Transportation bridge number)
INNBI 027870 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 46581 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of August 2016)
Overall condition: Good
Sufficiency rating: 76.3 (out of 100)
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Categories 

Arch (11,511)
Built 1946 (199)
Built during 1940s (3,893)
Closed-spandrel arch (3,766)
Deck arch (10,762)
Greene County, Indiana (87)
Indiana (4,613)
Lost (22,107)
Owned by state (15,070)
Span length under 25 feet (6,501)
Total length 25-50 feet (10,687)
US 231 (18)

Update Log 

  • December 8, 2018: Updated by Mike Daffron: Bridge was removed and not replaced
  • October 17, 2013: Updated by Brent Tindall: Bridge has been replaced
  • October 19, 2010: Added by James Baughn

Sources 

  • Brent Tindall - bizzat219 [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Mike Daffron - daffmikron [at] gmail [dot] com