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Harmony Creek CR 80W Bridge

Photos 

Photo courtesy of the Indiana State Department of Natural Resource, Division of Historic Preservation and Archaeology.

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BH Photo #393756

Facts 

Overview
Lost pony truss bridge over Harmony Creek on CR 80W
Location
Posey County, Indiana
Status
No Longer Exists
Builder
- Toledo Bridge Co. of Toledo, Ohio [also known as Smith Bridge Co.]
Design
5-panel, pinned Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 73.2 ft.
Total length: 75.1 ft.
Deck width: 15.7 ft.
Also called
Old County Bridge #1
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.13728, -87.92588   (decimal degrees)
38°08'14" N, 87°55'33" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/418861/4221452 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
New Harmony
Inventory numbers
INNBI 6500091 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 39552 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

19th Century (8,360)
Built 1897 (284)
Built during 1890s (3,192)
Indiana (5,098)
Lost (28,446)
Pony truss (17,009)
Posey County, Indiana (79)
Pratt pony truss (3,949)
Pratt truss (10,292)
Smith Bridge Co. (111)
Span length 50-75 feet (10,420)
Toledo Bridge Co. (46)
Total length 75-100 feet (6,791)
Truss (35,433)

Update Log 

  • March 30, 2009: Updated by Robert Stephenson: Status and year lost
  • March 17, 2009: Updated by J.P.
  • February 8, 2009: Added by James Baughn

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