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Red Bridge Covered Bridge

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Description 

The little hamlet was known as Lickskillet until after the bridge was built, then it was changed to Red Bridge.

Facts 

Overview
Lost Through truss bridge over Mississinewa River on Mill Creek Pike
Location
Wabash County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1874; Replaced 1897
Design
Covered through truss
Also called
Lickskillet Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.68804, -85.89837   (decimal degrees)
40°41'17" N, 85°53'54" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/593084/4504711 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 91370 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

19th Century (7,797)
Built 1874 (96)
Built during 1870s (1,149)
Covered (1,703)
Indiana (4,984)
Lost (26,093)
Lost 1897 (17)
Lost during 1890s (163)
Replaced by new bridge (17,647)
Through truss (15,594)
Truss (33,669)
Wabash County, Indiana (60)

Update Log 

  • December 7, 2020: Added by Tony Dillon

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