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US40 Plum Creek Bridge

Photos 

Arch

Photo taken by Clark Vance 20210706

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BH Photo #501431

Street View 

Description 

NBI calls the creek Plum Creek but topo shows it as Dry Branch.

Facts 

Overview
Concrete arch bridge over Plum Creek on US 40 in East Germantown
Location
Wayne County, Indiana
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1925; rehabilitated 1954
Design
Deck Arch
Dimensions
Span length: 39.7 ft.
Total length: 39.7 ft.
Deck width: 64.3 ft.
Also called
US40 Dry Branch Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.81330, -85.13121   (decimal degrees)
39°48'48" N, 85°07'52" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/659958/4408706 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Cambridge City
Land survey
T. 16 N., R. 12 E., Sec. 25
Elevation
950 ft. above sea level
Average daily traffic (as of 2004)
8,574
Inventory numbers
INNBI 014100 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 17268 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of December 2018)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 85.7 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

Arch (12,656)
Built 1925 (1,309)
Built during 1920s (10,256)
Deck arch (11,893)
Have street view (28,903)
Indiana (5,098)
National Road (58)
Open (40,968)
Owned by state (16,554)
Span length 25-50 feet (16,220)
Total length 25-50 feet (11,499)
US 40 (143)
Wayne County, Indiana (138)

Update Log 

  • July 10, 2021: New photos from Clark Vance
  • July 8, 2021: New Street View added by Clark Vance

Sources 

  • Clark Vance - cvance [at] dogmail [dot] com