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Beaver Creek 50X Bridge

Photos 

from the west

Photo taken by Mike Daffron in May 2015

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BH Photo #323960

Description 

As of 2022 this bridge is now private property.

Facts 

Overview
Bailey truss bridge over Beaver Creek on Drive-50x in Shoals
Location
Martin County, Indiana
Status
Open to authorized vehicles only
History
Built 1982
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 48.2 ft.
Total length: 50.8 ft.
Deck width: 10.5 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.65233, -86.79752   (decimal degrees)
38°39'08" N, 86°47'51" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/517619/4278216 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Shoals
Average daily traffic (as of 2004)
5
Inventory numbers
INNBI 018841 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 16619 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of May 2018)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 60 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • January 31, 2022: Updated by Nathan Holth: Bridge and property transferred to private ownership (adjacent private property owner).
  • April 22, 2016: Updated by Brent Tindall: Adjusted GPS coordinates
  • May 4, 2015: New photos from Mike Daffron

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Comments 

Beaver Creek 50X Bridge
Posted May 4, 2015, by Mike Daffron (daffronmike [at] yahoo [dot] com)

This bridge was obviously under water recently and not very drive-able.