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Dicks Road Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Anthony Dillon in April 2009

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BH Photo #136467

Map 

Videos 

Dicks Road Bridge # 1

video by Mike Daffron

Dicks Road Bridge # 2

video by Mike Daffron

Dicks Road bridge # 3

video by Mike Daffron

Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over Clear Creek on CR 500 East
Location
Putnam County, Indiana
Status
Closed
History
Built 1921
Builder
- W. McCarthy (Contractor)
Design
Bolted Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 87.9 ft.
Total length: 89.9 ft.
Deck width: 15.7 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 14.3 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Also called
County bridge #71
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.70583, -86.76194   (decimal degrees)
39°42'21" N, 86°45'43" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/520407/4395135 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Greencastle
Average daily traffic (as of 2017)
113
Inventory numbers
INNBI 6700057 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 16918 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of March 2018)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Critical (2 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 23.1 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

Built 1921 (572)
Built during 1920s (9,955)
Closed (2,663)
Indiana (4,932)
NR-eligible (4,056)
Non-Select (300)
One-lane traffic (7,612)
Owned by county (20,841)
Pratt through truss (5,422)
Pratt truss (9,342)
Putnam County, Indiana (97)
Span length 75-100 feet (6,453)
Through truss (15,163)
Total length 75-100 feet (6,598)
Truss (32,941)
W. McCarthy (1)
Wooden deck (6,073)

Update Log 

  • February 28, 2021: New video from Mike Daffron
  • August 9, 2020: New photos from Mike Daffron
  • June 9, 2020: Updated by Tony Dillon: Updated status to closed
  • April 5, 2020: New video from Mike Daffron
  • September 28, 2019: New photos from Mike Daffron
  • April 20, 2018: New video from Mike Daffron
  • June 17, 2017: New video from Mike Daffron
  • April 9, 2017: New photos from Mike Daffron
  • August 17, 2010: New photos from Jim Grey
  • February 2, 2010: New photos from Anthony Dillon
  • April 3, 2009: Updated by Anthony Dillon

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