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Strip Mine Ditch Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Mike Daffron in August 2020

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BH Photo #479068

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost pony truss bridge over Strip Mine Ditch on CR 850E
Location
Knox County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Replaced 1993
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 42.0 ft.
Total length: 44.0 ft.
Deck width: 14.8 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.78500, -87.30500   (decimal degrees)
38°47'06" N, 87°18'18" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/473509/4292962 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Bicknell
Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
130
Inventory numbers
INNBI 4200201 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 39353 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of October 2017)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 53 (out of 100)
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Categories 

Indiana (4,932)
Knox County, Indiana (79)
Lost (24,948)
Lost 1993 (461)
Lost during 1990s (3,998)
Pony truss (16,239)
Replaced by new bridge (16,748)
Span length 25-50 feet (15,707)
Structurally deficient (14,106)
Total length 25-50 feet (11,214)
Truss (32,941)

Update Log 

  • August 18, 2020: New photos from Mike Daffron
  • February 7, 2009: Added by James Baughn

Sources 

  • Mike Daffron - daffmikron [at] gmail [dot] com