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Red Covered Bridge

Photos 

Rawling's Mill Bridge 1916

Indiana Historical Society

BH Photo #524766

Facts 

Overview
Lost Burr Arch through truss bridge over Salt Creek on Oolitic Road
Location
Lawrence County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by a new bridge, in a realigned location
History
Built 1867; Replaced 1919; Relocated to Harrell's Ford where it served until 1951.
Builder
- William T. Washer (Possible builder)
Design
Modified Burr arch-truss. Two sets of Multiple Kingpost trusses with the arch "sandwiched" between them.
Dimensions
Total length: 132.0 ft.
Also called
Rawlings Mill Covered Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.88882, -86.50847   (decimal degrees)
38°53'20" N, 86°30'31" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/542628/4304553 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory numbers
WGCB IN/14-47-03x (World Guide to Covered Bridges number)
BH 97002 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • March 13, 2022: New photo from Tony Dillon
  • March 12, 2022: Updated by Luke: Added builders and other info
  • March 12, 2022: New photo from Tony Dillon

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