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20th Road - Tippecanoe River Bridge

Photo 

20th Road - Tippecanoe River Bridge

The South Bend Tribune: March 18 1970

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BH Photo #443947

Description 

The replacement structure reused the existing abutments and pier from this bridge.

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Tippecanoe River on 20th Road
Location
Marshall County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1920; Replaced 1972
Design
(2)6-panel, riveted Pratt through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.18694, -86.12416   (decimal degrees)
41°11'13" N, 86°07'27" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/573451/4559879 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 84513 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

6-panel truss (888)
Built 1920 (1,056)
Built during 1920s (10,349)
Indiana (5,216)
Lost (30,559)
Lost 1972 (113)
Lost during 1970s (1,025)
Marshall County, Indiana (33)
One-lane traffic (8,048)
Owned by county (21,818)
Pratt through truss (6,293)
Pratt truss (10,641)
Replaced by new bridge (20,804)
Riveted (2,714)
Through truss (18,216)
Tippecanoe River (26)
Truss (37,251)
Wooden deck (6,226)

Update Log 

  • February 21, 2019: Updated by Tony Dillon: Added truss type
  • February 21, 2019: Added by Melissa Brand-Welch

Sources 

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

Comments 

20th Road - Tippecanoe River Bridge
Posted February 22, 2019, by Melissa Brand-Welch (melissabrandwelch [at] msn [dot] com)

Thanks Tony !