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Woodward Bridge

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Woodward "Cry Lady" Bridge

Historic Dublin book.

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BH Photo #462934

Description 

This was the local "Cry Lady/Cry Baby" bridge.

The spelling of the historic name had a couple variations... as did the spelling of the creek.

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Symonds Creek on Heacock Road
Location
Wayne County, Indiana
Status
Removed but not replaced
History
Built ca. 1880's
Design
6-panel, pinned Pratt through truss
Also called
Cry Lady Bridge
Woodard Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.79274, -85.21500   (decimal degrees)
39°47'34" N, 85°12'54" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/652831/4406277 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 87584 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Indiana (5,098)
Lost (28,544)
Pratt through truss (6,061)
Pratt truss (10,308)
Through truss (16,821)
Truss (35,508)
Wayne County, Indiana (138)

Update Log 

  • December 26, 2019: New photo from Tony Dillon

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