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Cannelton Covered Bridge

Photo 

Indiana Historical Society

BH Photo #445058

Description 

A short little bridge over a small creek at it's confluence with the Ohio River. Doesn't look like a Washer built span.

Facts 

Overview
Lost covered bridge over Castleberry Creek on 1st Street
Location
Cannelton, Perry County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1868
Design
Covered through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.90787, -86.74470   (decimal degrees)
37°54'28" N, 86°44'41" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/522442/4195624 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 84787 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

19th Century (8,336)
Built 1868 (113)
Built during 1860s (594)
Cannelton, Indiana (2)
Covered (1,918)
Indiana (5,097)
Lost (28,414)
Perry County, Indiana (35)
Replaced by new bridge (19,321)
Through truss (16,737)
Truss (35,407)

Update Log 

  • March 25, 2019: New photo from Tony Dillon

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