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CR 600 - Muscatatuck River Bridge

Photo 

CR 600 - Muscatatuck River Bridge

The Tribune: J23 1971

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BH Photo #443939

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Muscatatuck River on County Road 600
Location
Jackson County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built ca. 1880 by the Wrought Iron Bridge Company; replaced in 1972.
Builder
- Wrought Iron Bridge Co. of Canton, Ohio
Design
Wrought iron, pinned Pratt through truss (7-panels)
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.79351, -85.88417   (decimal degrees)
38°47'37" N, 85°53'03" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/596903/4294453 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 84510 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Beam (15,919)
Indiana (4,944)
Jackson County, Indiana (82)
Lost (25,244)
Lost 1972 (80)
Lost during 1970s (803)
Owned by county (20,931)
Pratt through truss (5,454)
Pratt truss (9,390)
Replaced by new bridge (16,989)
Through truss (15,271)
Truss (33,120)
Wooden deck (6,085)
Wrought Iron Bridge Co. (378)

Update Log 

  • February 20, 2019: Updated by Tony Dillon: Added builder and truss type based on photo
  • February 20, 2019: Added by Melissa Brand-Welch

Sources 

  • Melissa Brand-Welch - melissabrandwelch [at] msn [dot] com
  • Tony Dillon - spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com

Comments 

CR 600 - Muscatatuck River Bridge
Posted February 21, 2019, by Melissa Brand-Welch (melissabrandwelch [at] msn [dot] com)

Thanks Tony !