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Big Shawnee Creek Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 40.241389,-87.236389

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Carries CR 140 East over Big Shawnee Creek
Design: arch/deck/closed
Design Details: Closed-spandrel concrete arch
Total Length: 104.0 Feet
Span Length: 40.0 Feet

Overview: Concrete arch bridge over Big Shawnee Creek on CR 140 East
History: Built ca. 1930
Built: ca. 1930

Location: Fountain County

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115636

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115637

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115638

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115639

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115640

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115641

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Beulah Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 40.244722,-87.218333

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Carries CR 230 East over Big Shawnee Creek
Design: truss/through/pratt
Design Details: Pin-connected, 6-panel Pratt through truss
Total Length: 120.0 Feet
Span Length: 118.1 Feet

Overview: Through truss bridge over Big Shawnee Creek on CR 230 East
History: Built 1911
Built: 1911

Location: Fountain County

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115630

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115631

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115632

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Photo taken by Tom Hall

115633

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115634

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Photo taken by Tom Hall

115635

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Photo taken by Tom Hall

406160

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Photo taken by Mike Daffron in October 2016

406161

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Photo taken by Mike Daffron in October 2016

406162

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Photo taken by Mike Daffron in October 2016

406163

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406164

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406165

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Photo taken by Mike Daffron in October 2016

406166

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Photo taken by Mike Daffron in October 2016

410120

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Some major repair work going on.

Photo taken by Mike Daffron in November 2017

410121

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Photo taken by Mike Daffron in November 2017

410122

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Photo taken by Mike Daffron in November 2017

453198

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Photo taken by Mike Daffron, November 2017

453199

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Photo taken by Mike Daffron, November 2017

453200

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453201

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Photo taken by Mike Daffron, November 2017

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Hushaw Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 40.251667,-87.205278

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Carries CR 300 East over Big Shawnee Creek
Design: truss/through/pratt
Design Details: Wrought iron Pratt through truss.
Total Length: 134.8 Feet
Span Length: 132.8 Feet

Overview: Through truss bridge over Big Shawnee Creek on CR 300 East
History: Built in 1886 as part of a 7-span bridge across the Wabash near Attica, moved to this location in 1924.
Built: 1886

Location: Fountain County

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390138

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390137

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115625

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115626

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115627

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115628

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115629

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208351

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This bridge was a span taken from the bridge seen to the left after it was replaced by a new concrete bridge.

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349649

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Photo taken by Mike Daffron in March 2016

349650

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349651

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349652

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349653

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349654

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Photo taken by Mike Daffron in March 2016

410124

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Photo taken by Mike Daffron in November 2017

410125

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deck repair

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453218

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453219

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453220

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453221

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453222

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453223

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453224

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Big Shawnee Creek US 41 Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 40.241944,-87.243333

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Carries US 41 over Big Shawnee Creek
Design: arch/deck
Design Details: Concrete deck arch
Total Length: 102.7 Feet
Span Length: 49.9 Feet

Overview: Concrete arch bridge over Big Shawnee Creek on US 41
History: Built 1924, rehabilitated in 1960
Built: 1924

Location: Fountain County

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390146

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390145

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Branch Big Shawnee Creek US 41 Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 40.260556,-87.243333

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Carries US 41 over Branch of Big Shawnee Creek
Design: arch/deck
Design Details: Arch
Total Length: 32.8 Feet
Span Length: 29.8 Feet

Overview: Concrete arch bridge over a branch of Big Shawnee Creek on US 41
History: Built 1939
Built: 1939

Location: Fountain County

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Cades Mill Covered Bridge 14-23-02

Status: Open to pedestrians only

Location: 40.064167,-87.312667

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Carries Cades Hollow Road (CR 450S) over Coal Creek
Design: truss/through/howe
Design Details: Covered Howe through truss
Total Length: 150.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Covered bridge over Coal Creek on Cades Hollow Road
History: Built 1854 by Captain White
Built: 1854

Location: Fountain County

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Overview

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164541

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South end

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164542

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North end

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164543

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East side

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164544

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Old and new bridges

Photo taken by Anthony Dillon in October 2009

164545

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Oblique

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164546

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Howe truss

Photo taken by Anthony Dillon in October 2009

165798

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Vintage postcard view

Photo by John V. Frontiere, Jr.

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Vintage postcard scan.

Photo by Mitchell

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Photo by Linda Daffron

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504550

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Historic post card showing all 3 Fountain County Covered Bridges.

Left and Right photos have been reversed. Cade's (Coal Creek) is on the Right.

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504551

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Blow-up of historic post card photo

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J.D.Coffing Bridge

Status: Open to traffic
County is attempting to give this bridge to the city of Evansville for use on a trail.

Location: 40.010833,-87.384722

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Carries CR 800 South over Coal Creek
Design: truss/through/pratt
Design Details: Wrought iron Pratt through truss
Total Length: 258.8 Feet
Span Length: 125.9 Feet

Overview: Two-span through truss bridge over Coal Creek on CR 800 South
History: Built in 1886 as part of a 7-span bridge across the Wabash near Attica, moved to this location in 1924.
Built: 1886

Location: Fountain County

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116130

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116131

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116132

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116133

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116134

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Center pier

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208352

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This bridge was originally 2 spans taken from the bridge seen to the left after it was replaced by a new concrete bridge.

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406167

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Photo taken by Mike Daffron in October 2016

406168

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406169

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406170

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406171

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410131

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Photo taken by Mike Daffron in November 2017

410132

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410133

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410134

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410135

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410136

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453228

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453231

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Photo taken by Mike Daffron in November 2017

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Photo taken by Jeff Shroyer in October 2019

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Photo taken by Jeff Shroyer in October 2019

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Hibbs Bridge

Status: Relocated for reuse

Location: 39.980556,-87.386667

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Carries CR 1000 South (originally) over Coal Creek (orig.)
Design: truss/through/parker
Design Details: Bolted Parker through truss
Total Length: 151.9 Feet
Span Length: 146.6 Feet

Overview: Relocated Parker through truss now located on a trail in Anderson, IN
History: Built in 1903 by the Attica Bridge Company.
Built: 1903

Location: Fountain County

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156402

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156403

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Aylesworth Bridge

Status: Intact but closed to all traffic

Location: 40.197500,-87.256944

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Carries CR 30 East over North Fork Coal Creek
Design: truss/through/warren
Design Details: 6-panel, Bolted Warren through truss
Total Length: 102.0 Feet
Span Length: 100.0 Feet

Overview: Warren through truss bridge over North Fork Coal Creek on CR 30 East
History: Built ca. 1910
Built: ca. 1910

Location: Fountain County

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115619

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115620

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115621

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115622

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115623

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115624

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389977

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389976

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349643

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Photo taken by Mike Daffron in March 2016

349644

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349645

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349646

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349647

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Photo taken by Mike Daffron in March 2016

349648

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355048

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Coal Creek Bridge

Looking South

Photo taken by Colin J Parker in June 2016

355049

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Coal Creek Bridge

Looking South

Photo taken by Colin J Parker in June 2016

355050

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Coal Creek Bridge

Looking South

Photo taken by Colin J Parker in June 2016

355051

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Coal Creek Bridge

Looking South

Photo taken by Colin J Parker in June 2016

355052

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Coal Creek Bridge

Looking North

Photo taken by Colin J Parker in June 2016

355053

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Coal Creek Bridge

Rust

Photo taken by Colin J Parker in June 2016

355054

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Coal Creek Bridge

Rust

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355055

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Coal Creek Bridge

Looking South

Photo taken by Colin J Parker in June 2016

355056

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Coal Creek Bridge

Looking South

Photo taken by Colin J Parker in June 2016

410142

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Photo taken by Mike Daffron in November 2017

410143

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453266

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453267

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453268

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453269

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453271

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453272

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453273

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453274

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Simpson Corner Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 40.142500,-87.249856

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Carries CR 100 North over Coal Creek
Design: truss/through/pratt
Design Details: Wrought iron Pratt through truss (8-panel pinned)
Total Length: 130.9 Feet
Span Length: 127.9 Feet

Overview: Pratt through truss bridge over Coal Creek on CR 100 North
History: Built 1886 as part of a 7-span bridge in Attica, moved to this location in 1924
Built: 1886

Location: Fountain County

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389979

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389978

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Portal

Photo taken by Tom Hall in October 2008

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overview

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125698

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Joint

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125699

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125700

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125701

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Photo taken by Tom Hall in October 2008

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This bridge was a span taken from the bridge seen to the left after it was replaced by a new concrete bridge.

Historic postcard view

349638

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Photo taken by Mike Daffron in March 2016

349639

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Photo taken by Mike Daffron in March 2016

349640

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349641

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Photo taken by Mike Daffron in March 2016

349642

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410117

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New deck

Photo taken by Mike Daffron in November 2017

410118

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410119

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453202

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453203

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453204

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Coal Creek US 41 Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 40.199886,-87.242950

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Carries US 41 over Coal Creek
Design: arch/deck
Design Details: Concrete deck arch
Total Length: 101.7 Feet
Span Length: 49.9 Feet

Overview: Concrete arch bridge over Coal Creek on US 41
History: Built 1924, rehabilitated in 1967
Built: 1924

Location: Fountain County

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390148

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390147

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Dry Run Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 40.145556,-87.167222

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Carries CR 500 East over Dry Run
Design: arch/deck
Design Details: Arch
Total Length: 42.0 Feet
Span Length: 40.0 Feet

Overview: Concrete arch bridge over Dry Run on CR 500 East
History: Built ca. 1930; rehabilitated 1994
Built: ca. 1930

Location: Fountain County

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Cold Springs Road Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 40.126586,-87.248932

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Carries Old US 41 over Dry Run
Design: beam/tee
Design Details: Tee beam
Total Length: 124.0 Feet
Span Length: 41.7 Feet

Overview: Three-span bridge over Dry Run on Old US 41
History: Built 1924
Built: 1924

Location: Fountain County

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390144

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390143

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Leightle Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 40.089722,-87.211111

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Carries CR 270 East over East Fork of Coal Creek
Design: beam
Design Details: Beam
Total Length: 101.0 Feet
Span Length: 32.1 Feet

Overview: Three-span bridge over East Fork of Coal Creek on CR 270 East
History: Built 1917
Built: 1917

Location: Fountain County

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Photo taken by Tom Hall in April 2010

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East Fork Coal Creek US 136 Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 40.091111,-87.103333

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Carries US 136 over East Fork Coal Creek
Design: arch/deck
Design Details: Arch
Total Length: 94.8 Feet
Span Length: 44.9 Feet

Overview: Concrete arch bridge over East Fork Coal Creek on US 136
History: Built 1937
Built: 1937

Location: Fountain County

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Hannah Creek US 136 Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 40.097500,-87.116667

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Carries US 136 over Hannah Creek
Design: arch/deck
Design Details: Arch
Total Length: 43.0 Feet
Span Length: 39.7 Feet

Overview: Concrete arch bridge over Hannah Creek on US 136
History: Built 1937
Built: 1937

Location: Fountain County

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Little Shawnee Creek Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 40.216111,-87.224167

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Carries Foster Road Bridge/CR 200 East over Little Shawnee Creek
Design: truss/pony/warren
Design Details: 5-panel, riveted Warren pony truss
Total Length: 63.0 Feet
Span Length: 60.0 Feet

Overview: Warren pony truss bridge over Little Shawnee Creek on Foster Road / CR 200 East
History: Built 1935
Built: 1935

Location: Fountain County

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389975

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349655

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Some new decking

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I wonder what this could be? Just on the west side of this bridge.

Photo taken by Mike Daffron in November 2017

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Prescott/Massey Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 40.147778,-87.390278

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Carries CR 670 West over Mallory Branch
Design: arch/deck
Design Details: Arch
Total Length: 61.0 Feet
Span Length: 59.0 Feet

Overview: Concrete arch bridge over Mallory Branch on CR 670 West in Covington
History: Built 1928
Built: 1928

Location: Fountain County

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Smith Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 40.149436,-87.403397

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Carries CR 150 North over Mallory Branch
Design: arch/deck
Design Details: Arch
Total Length: 46.9 Feet
Span Length: 34.4 Feet

Overview: Concrete arch bridge over Mallory Branch on CR 150 North in Covington
History: Built 1928
Built: 1928

Location: Fountain County

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North Fork Coal Creek Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 40.181090,-87.167394

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Carries CR 500 East over North Fork Coal Creek
Design: truss/through/warren
Design Details: 6-panel, Bolted Warren through truss
Total Length: 94.1 Feet
Span Length: 90.9 Feet

Overview: Through truss bridge over North Fork Coal Creek on CR 500 East
History: Built ca.1910 by the Attica Bridge Company
Built: ca.1910

Location: Fountain County

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I love this bridge!

Photo taken by Mike Daffron in November 2017

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Foster Road Bridge (Old)

Status: Replaced by a new bridge

Location: 40.201944,-87.223889

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Carries Foster Road Bridge(CR 200 East) over North Fork Coal Creek
Design: truss/through/warren
Design Details: 6-panel, Bolted Warren through truss
Total Length: 102.0 Feet
Span Length: 100.0 Feet

Overview: Lost through truss bridge over North Fork Coal Creek on Foster Road
History: Built 1910; Replaced 2009
Built: 1910

Location: Fountain County

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Opossum Hollow Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 40.316111,-87.151389

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Carries CR 1300 North over Opossum Hollow
Design: arch/deck/closed
Design Details: Closed-spandrel arch
Total Length: 65.9 Feet
Span Length: 42.0 Feet

Overview: Concrete arch bridge over Opossum Hollow on CR 1300 North
History: Built ca. 1920
Built: ca. 1920

Location: Fountain County

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Deck view

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Underneath

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Portland Arch Road Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 40.150000,-87.400000

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Carries Portland Arch Road over Mallory Branch
Design: arch/deck
Design Details: Arch
Total Length: 65.9 Feet
Span Length: 44.0 Feet

Overview: Concrete arch bridge over Mallory Branch on Portland Arch Road in Covington
History: Built 1928; rehabilitated 1982
Built: 1928

Location: Fountain County

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Galloway Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 40.193333,-87.323333

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Carries CR 450 North over Rattlesnake Creek
Design: arch/deck
Design Details: Arch
Total Length: 78.1 Feet
Span Length: 45.9 Feet

Overview: Concrete arch bridge over Rattlesnake Creek on CR 450 North
History: Built ca. 1930
Built: ca. 1930

Location: Fountain County

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Rob Roy Covered Bridge 14-23-03

Status: Bridge is open with posted 3 ton weight limit

Location: 40.243703,-87.246024

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Carries CR 800 North over Big Shawnee Creek
Design: truss/through/howe
Design Details: Covered Howe through truss
Total Length: 120.0 Feet
Span Length: 111.8 Feet

Overview: Covered bridge over Big Shawnee Creek on CR 800N
History: Built 1860; rehabilitated 1925
Built: 1860

Location: Fountain County

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Portal

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Rob Roy Covered Bridge II

Picture taken aroun 2003

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Rob Roy Covered Bridge

Picture taken around 2003

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Historic Postcard view of all 3 Fountain County Covered Bridges.

The Rob Roy Bridge is in the center.

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Rockfield Cemetery Road Bridge

Status: Replaced by a new bridge and moved to Covington Circle Trail over Mallory Branch

Location: 40.091111,-87.226667

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Carries Rockfield Cemetery Road over East Fork of Coal Creek
Design: truss/pony/pratt
Design Details: Bolted Pratt pony truss
Total Length: 133.8 Feet
Span Length: 70.8 Feet

Overview: Relocated pony truss bridge over East Fork of Coal Creek on Rockfield Cemetery Road
History: Built in 1904 over East Fork of Coal Creek; relocated in 2006 and seperated into 2 bridges on a Covington trail.
Built: 1904

Location: Fountain County

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State Street Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 40.104574,-87.260522

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Carries State Street over Coal Creek
Design: truss/pony/warren/alt-verticals
Design Details: 6-panel Warren pony truss
Total Length: 101.0 Feet
Span Length: 96.1 Feet

Overview: Pony truss bridge over Coal Creek on State Street in Veedersburg
History:
Built: ca. 1930

Location: Fountain County

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Deck view

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Close-up of truss

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School House Road Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 39.996111,-87.127778

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Carries School House Road (CR 900 South) over Sugar Mill Creek
Design: truss/pony/warren/alt-verticals
Design Details: 6-panel Warren pony truss
Total Length: 89.9 Feet
Span Length: 84.0 Feet

Overview: Pony truss bridge over Sugar Mill Creek on CR 900 South
History: Built ca. 1930, moved to current location in 1963
Built: ca. 1930

Location: Fountain County

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Turkey Run Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 40.174444,-87.200278

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Carries CR 325 East over Turkey Run
Design: arch/deck
Design Details: Arch
Total Length: 44.9 Feet
Span Length: 41.0 Feet

Overview: Concrete arch bridge over Turkey Run on CR 325 East
History: Built ca. 1920
Built: ca. 1920

Location: Fountain County

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Weaver Road Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 39.985053,-87.156427

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Carries Weaver Road over Sugar Mill Creek
Design: truss/through/pratt
Design Details: Riveted, 8-panel Pratt through truss
Total Length: 131.9 Feet
Span Length: 129.9 Feet

Overview: Through truss bridge over Sugar Mill Creek on Weaver Road
History: Built 1935; rehabilitated 1993
Built: 1935

Location: Fountain County

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Wallace Covered Bridge 14-23-01

Status: Open to pedestrians

Location: 39.985003,-87.144318

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Carries over Sugar Mill Creek
Design: truss/through/howe
Design Details: Howe through truss
Total Length: 81.0 Feet
Span Length: 81.0 Feet

Overview: Howe through truss bridge over Sugar Mill Creek
History: Built 1871
Built: 1871

Location: Fountain County

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Portal

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Historic post card showing all 3 Fountain County Covered Bridges.

The Left and Right photos have been reversed. The Wallace Bridge (Sugar Mill Creek) is on the Left.

Historic Postcard view

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Close-up of postcard view.

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Mill Creek SR 234 Bridge

Status: Replaced by new bridge

Location: 39.960064,-87.344414

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Carries IN 234 over Mill Creek
Design: truss/pony/warren/alt-verticals
Design Details: 6-panel Warren pony truss
Total Length: 100.1 Feet
Span Length: 96.1 Feet

Overview: Lost pony truss bridge over Mill Creek on IN 234
History: Built 1931; rehabilitated 1974; replaced 1996
Built: 1931

Location: Fountain County

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Sugar Mill Creek Bridge

Status: Replaced by new bridge

Location: 39.968333,-87.173333

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Carries IN 234 over Sugar Mill Creek
Design: arch/deck/closed
Design Details: Closed-spandrel arch
Total Length: 157.2 Feet
Span Length: 75.1 Feet

Overview: Lost concrete arch bridge over Sugar Mill Creek on IN 234
History: Built 1931; replaced 1992
Built: 1931

Location: Fountain County

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Dixie Bee Highway Bridge

Status: Replaced by new bridge

Location: 40.116980,-87.352238

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Carries Dixie Bee Highway over Graham Creek
Design: truss/pony/pratt
Design Details: 4-panel, bolted Pratt pony truss
Total Length: 64.0 Feet
Span Length: 60.0 Feet

Overview: Lost pony truss bridge over Graham Creek on Dixie Bee Highway
History: Built 1915; replaced 1993
Built: 1915

Location: Fountain County

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Turkey Run CR 700E Bridge

Status: Replaced by new bridge

Location: 40.164337,-87.129561

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Carries CR 700 E over Turkey Run
Design: truss/bedstead/pratt
Design Details: 3-panel, riveted Bedstead Pratt pony truss
Total Length: 36.1 Feet
Span Length: 36.1 Feet

Overview: Lost pony truss bridge over Turkey Run on CR 700 E
History: Built ca. 1910; replaced 2000
Built: ca. 1910

Location: Fountain County

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Dry Run Road Bridge

Status: Replaced by new bridge

Location: 40.162977,-87.181499

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Carries Dry Run Road over Turkey Run
Design: truss/bedstead/pratt
Design Details: 4-panel,riveted Bedstead Pratt pony truss
Total Length: 61.0 Feet
Span Length: 60.0 Feet

Overview: Lost pony truss bridge over Turkey Run on Dry Run Road (CR 430 E)
History: Built ca. 1905; replaced 1997
Built: ca. 1905

Location: Fountain County

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Conrail Creek Bridge

Status: Replaced by new bridge

Location: 40.133611,-87.397222

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Carries CR 730 W over Conrail Creek
Design: arch/deck/closed
Design Details: Closed-spandrel arch
Total Length: 80.1 Feet
Span Length: 49.9 Feet

Overview: Lost concrete arch bridge over Conrail Creek on CR 730 W
History: Built 1928; replaced 1994
Built: 1928

Location: Fountain County

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Big Shawnee Creek CR 840E Bridge

Status: Replaced by a new bridge

Location: 40.248556,-87.096143

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Carries CR 840 E over Big Shawnee Creek
Design: truss/pony/pratt
Design Details: 5-panel, bolted Pratt pony truss
Total Length: 84.0 Feet
Span Length: 82.0 Feet

Overview: Lost pony truss bridge over Big Shawnee Creek on CR 840 E
History:
Built: ca. 1910

Location: Fountain County

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Green Bay Road Bridge

Status: Bridge removed and road abandoned

Location: 40.254850,-87.199134

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Carries CR 880 N (Green Bay Road) over Big Shawnee Creek
Design: truss/through/warren
Design Details: Riveted Warren through truss
Total Length: 112.9 Feet
Span Length: 109.9 Feet

Overview: Lost through truss bridge over Big Shawnee Creek on CR 880 N (Green Bay Road)
History: Built ca.1910 by the Attica Bridge Company
Built: ca.1910

Location: Fountain County

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Crawford Bridge

Status: Replaced by new bridge

Location: 40.265349,-87.182040

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Carries CR 430 E over Big Shawnee Creek
Design: truss/through/warren
Design Details: Riveted Warren through truss
Total Length: 102.0 Feet
Span Length: 100.1 Feet

Overview: Lost through truss bridge over Big Shawnee Creek on CR 430 E
History: Built ca. 1910, replaced in 1995
Built: ca. 1910

Location: Fountain County

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Turkey Run Bridge

Status: Replaced by new bridge

Location: 40.330304,-87.134890

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Carries CR 1400 N over Turkey Run
Design: truss/through/pratt
Design Details: Wrought iron, pinned Pratt through truss
Total Length: 194.9 Feet
Span Length: 145.0 Feet

Overview: Lost through truss bridge over Turkey Run on CR 1400 N
History: Built in 1886 as part of a 7span bridge in Attica and later moved to this location in 1924; replaced 1991
Built: 1886

Location: Fountain County

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CR - Wabash River Bridge

Status: Abandoned, but intact

Location: 40.135417,-87.404984

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Carries Peoria and Eastern Railroad over Wabash River
Design: girder/deck
Design Details: Deck girder
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Abandoned Deck girder bridge over Wabash River on former Peoria and Eastern Railroad at Covington
History: Built 1923 for the Peoria and Eastern Railroad
Built: 1923

Location: Fountain County

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Overview

looking west from north side of bridge

Photo taken by Tom Hall in April 2010

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Underneath

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Builders plate

McClintic-Marshall Co. of Pittsburgh, PA 1923

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Stone abutment

East end

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Deck

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Deck

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Stone abutment

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East Abutment

Possibly from original 1869 bridge?

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Concrete pier

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Overview looking upstream

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East end

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Rivet detail

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Looking west

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Looking up through ties

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Information sign

Photo taken by Tom Hall in April 2010

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End View of the Big Four Bridge over the Wabash, Covington

Even earlier Through Truss bridge at this location.

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Wabash - Attica Bridge (2nd)

Status: Replaced by new bridge

Location: 40.299399,-87.249297

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Carries Wabash Railroad over Wabash River
Design: truss/through/pratt
Design Details: 1-110' Pratt Through Truss 1-154' Pratt Through Truss 2-156' Pratt Through Truss 1-152' Pratt Through Truss 1-131' Pratt Through Truss 12-78' Deck Plate Girders
Total Length: 1795.0 Feet
Span Length: 153.0 Feet

Overview: Lost Through truss bridge over Wabash River on Wabash Railroad at Attica
History: Built 1892; Spans A and B destroyed in 1914 derailment; Replaced 1922
Built: 1892

Location: Fountain County

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Wabash River Bridge, Attica

Pub. by The B. H. Grimes Co., Frankfort, Ind.

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Wabash River Bridge, Attica

Wreck in April 1914 that killed 3.

Photo taken by Workinger

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Cyclone4

Pictures of Cyclone of 1886. In background of top picture you see what is probably an earlier Wabash Railroad bridge, probably replaced by the bridge that collapsed in 1914.

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Covington Circle Trail Bridge #1

Status: Open to pedestrians

Location: 40.148757,-87.394829

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Carries Circle Trail over Mallory Branch
Design: truss/pony/pratt
Design Details: Bolted Pratt pony truss
Total Length: 63.0 Feet
Span Length: 63.0 Feet

Overview: Pratt pony truss bridge over Mallory Branch on Circle Trail
History: Built in 1904 over East Fork of Coal Creek; relocated in 2006 and seperated into 2 bridges on a Covington trail.
Built: 1904

Location: Fountain County

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Photo of bridge from it's original location. Circle Trail Bridge #2 is seen in the back of the picture.

SHAARD photo

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At original location. Span is to the Left over dry ground.

SHAARD photo

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Photo taken by Mike Daffron in January 2017

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Photo taken by Mike Daffron in October 2016

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Covington Circle Trail Bridge #2

Status: Open to pedestrians

Location: 40.156193,-87.371489

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Carries Circle Trail over Mallory Branch
Design: truss/pony/pratt
Design Details: Bolted Pratt pony truss
Total Length: 70.0 Feet
Span Length: 70.0 Feet

Overview: Pratt pony truss bridge over Mallory Branch on Circle Trail
History: Built in 1904 over East Fork of Coal Creek; relocated in 2006 and seperated into 2 bridges on a Covington trail.
Built: 1904

Location: Fountain County

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At original location. This span is the one to the right that is over the stream.

SHAARD photo

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Sterling Avenue Bridge

Status: Was on an old alignment of US 41

Location: 40.097906,-87.249854

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Carries Sterling Avenue over Coal Creek
Design: truss/through/pratt
Design Details: 6-panel, pinned Pratt through truss
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Coal Creek on Sterling Avenue
History: Likely removed sometime after the current US-41 Bridge was built.
Built: ca.1890

Location: Fountain County

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Big Four Trail - Coal Creek Bridge

Status: Abandoned

Location: 40.111913,-87.255794

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Carries Abandoned Conrail Railroad (nee Penn Central, New York Central,Cleveland Cincinnati Chicago and St. Louis Railway, Peoria and Eastern Railway) over Coal Creek
Design: arch/deck/closed
Design Details: Closed-spandrel arch
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Abandoned Closed-spandrel arch bridge over Coal Creek on abandoned Conrail Railroad in Veedersburg
History: Abandoned ca. 1982
Built:

Location: Fountain County

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Big Four Trail, Veedersburg, the west end

Big Four Trail, Veedersburg, following the route of the rail road, and crossing the Conrail - Coal Creek Bridge.

Photo taken by Colin J Parker in April 2016

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The Big Four Trail crossing the bridge, looking east

Big Four Trail, Veedersburg, following the route of the rail road, and crossing the Conrail - Coal Creek Bridge.

Photo taken by Colin J Parker in April 2016

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East end of North headwall, showing damage to the concrete

Big Four Trail, Veedersburg, following the route of the rail road, and crossing the Conrail - Coal Creek Bridge.

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NS - Grindstone Creek Stone Arch

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 40.339498,-87.121790

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Carries Norfolk Southern Railway Company over Grindstone Creek
Design: arch/deck/stone
Design Details: Stone arch
Total Length: 47.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Stone arch bridge over Grindstone Creek on Norfolk Southern Railway Company
History: Built 1873
Built: 1873

Location: Fountain County

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IB&W - Wabash River Bridge

Status: Replaced by new bridge

Location: 40.135426,-87.404737

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Carries former Indiana, Bloomington and Western Railroad over Wabash River
Design: truss/through
Design Details: Pin-connected through truss
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Lost Through truss bridge over Wabash River on former Indiana, Bloomington and Western Railway at Covington
History: Built 1869, replaced in 1923
Built: 1869

Location: Fountain County

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338006

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Postcard

Circa 1908

338007

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Postcard

Circa 1908

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Snoddy Mill Bridge

Status: Removed

Location: 40.028320,-87.375007

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Carries Old alignment of Stringtown Road (CR 600W) over Coal Creek
Design: truss/pony/bowstring
Design Details: Bowstring pony truss
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Lost Bowstring truss bridge over Coal Creek on old alignment of Stringtown Road
History: Built ca. 1875 by the Buckeye Bridge Works; bypassed and abandoned in 1965, removed in 1982.
Built: ca. 1875

Location: Fountain County

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330987

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Foster Road Bridge (New)

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 40.201940,-87.223893

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Carries CR 200 E over North Fork Coal Creek
Design: truss/modern/pony/pratt
Design Details: Modern Pratt pony truss
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Bridge over North Fork Coal Creek on CR 200 E
History: Replaced through truss in 2009
Built: 2009

Location: Fountain County

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349631

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Better than most ugly replacements

Photo taken by Mike Daffron in March 2016

349632

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Photo taken by Mike Daffron in March 2016

349633

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Photo taken by Mike Daffron in March 2016

349634

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Photo taken by Mike Daffron in March 2016

349635

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Photo taken by Mike Daffron in March 2016

349636

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Photo taken by Mike Daffron in March 2016

349637

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Photo taken by Mike Daffron in March 2016

453214

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Photo taken by Mike Daffron in November 2017

453215

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453216

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Photo taken by Mike Daffron in November 2017

453217

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Pumpkin Vine Railroad Wabash River Bridge

Status: Removed

Location: 40.169531,-87.436751

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Carries former Chicago, Danville and Vincennes Railroad over Wabash River
Design: truss/through/lattice
Design Details: Lattice through truss
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Lost Through truss bridge over Wabash River on former Chicago, Danville and Vincennes Railroad northwest of Covington
History: Built ca. 1873, most likely removed around 1880
Built: ca. 1873

Location: Fountain County

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330988

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Close view of the bridge in 1877 atlas drawing

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E Fork Coal Creek Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 40.101539,-87.196700

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Carries Cr 350e over E Fork Coal Creek
Design: truss/modern/pony/pratt
Design Details: Modern Pratt pony truss
Total Length: 81.0 Feet
Span Length: 79.1 Feet

Overview: Pony truss bridge over E Fork Coal Creek on Cr 350e
History: Built 2006
Built: 2006

Location: Fountain County

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366604

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Photo taken by Mike Daffron in October 2016

366605

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Photo taken by Mike Daffron in October 2016

366606

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366607

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Photo taken by Mike Daffron in October 2016

453210

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Photo taken by Mike Daffron in November 2017

453211

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453212

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Photo taken by Mike Daffron in November 2017

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Starkey Road Bridge

Status: Replaced by a new bridge

Location: 39.993625,-87.385948

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Carries Starkey Road over Coal Creek Branch
Design: truss/pony/warren/alt-verticals
Design Details: 4-panel Warren pony truss with alternating verticals
Total Length: 62.0 Feet
Span Length: 62.0 Feet

Overview: Lost Warren pony truss bridge over Coal Creek Branch on Starkey Road
History: Built ca. 1905
Built: ca. 1905

Location: Fountain County

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389947

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389948

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Mill Creek CR 170W Bridge

Status: Replaced by a new bridge

Location: 40.009098,-87.295153

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Carries County Road 170 West over Mill Creek
Design: truss/pony/warren/alt-verticals
Design Details: 4-panel, bolted Warren pony truss with alternating verticals
Total Length: 52.0 Feet
Span Length: 52.0 Feet

Overview: Lost Warren pony truss bridge over Mill Creek on County Road 170 West
History: Built ca. 1915
Built: ca. 1915

Location: Fountain County

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389950

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389949

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Prairie Creek CR 280W Bridge

Status: Replaced by a new bridge

Location: 40.029967,-87.314337

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Carries County Road 280 West over Prairie Creek
Design: truss/pony/pratt
Design Details: 5-panel, bolted Pratt pony truss
Total Length: 64.0 Feet
Span Length: 64.0 Feet

Overview: Lost Pratt pony truss bridge over Prairie Creek on County Road 280 West
History: Built ca. 1910
Built: ca. 1910

Location: Fountain County

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389951

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

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Sawmill Road Bridge

Status: Replaced by a new bridge

Location: 39.957726,-87.196458

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Carries Sawmill Road (CR 1160S) over Buffalo Branch
Design: truss/pony/pratt
Design Details: 5-panel Pratt pony truss
Total Length: 67.0 Feet
Span Length: 67.0 Feet

Overview: Lost Pratt pony truss bridge over Buffalo Branch on Sawmill Road (CR 1160S)
History: Built ca. 1900
Built: ca. 1900

Location: Fountain County

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389953

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389952

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Sugar Mill Creek E County Line Rd Bridge

Status: Replaced by a new bridge

Location: 40.014127,-87.091090

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Carries East County Line Road over Sugar Mill Creek
Design: truss/pony/pratt
Design Details: 5-panel, riveted Pratt pony truss
Total Length: 54.0 Feet
Span Length: 54.0 Feet

Overview: Lost Pratt pony truss bridge over Sugar Mill Creek on East County Line Road
History: Built ca. 1920
Built: ca. 1920

Location: Fountain County

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389955

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389954

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East Fork Branch County Line Road Bridge

Status: Replaced by a new bridge

Location: 40.079559,-87.091978

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Carries East County Line Road over Branch of East Fork Coal Creek
Design: truss/pony/pratt
Design Details: 4-panel Pratt pony truss
Total Length: 53.0 Feet
Span Length: 53.0 Feet

Overview: Lost Pratt pony truss bridge over Branch of East Fork Coal Creek on East County Line Road
History: Built ca. 1900
Built: ca. 1900

Location: Fountain County

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389959

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389958

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North Fork CR 740E Bridge

Status: Replaced by a new bridge

Location: 40.181975,-87.120923

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Carries County Road 740 East over North Fork of Coal Creek
Design: truss/through/pratt
Design Details: 5-panel, pinned Pratt through truss
Total Length: 82.0 Feet
Span Length: 82.0 Feet

Overview: Lost Pratt through truss bridge over North Fork of Coal Creek on County Road 740 East
History: Built ca. 1895
Built: ca. 1895

Location: Fountain County

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389967

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389966

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Shawnee Lane Bridge

Status: Replaced by a new bridge

Location: 40.241630,-87.236508

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Carries Shawnee Lane over Big Shawnee Creek
Design: truss/pony/pratt
Design Details: 5-panel, bolted Pratt pony truss
Total Length: 84.0 Feet
Span Length: 81.6 Feet

Overview: Lost Pratt pony truss bridge over Big Shawnee Creek on Shawnee Lane
History: Built ca. 1910
Built: ca. 1910

Location: Fountain County

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390121

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390120

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Ravine Park Bridge

Status: No longer exists

Location: 40.291974,-87.239068

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Carries Park Road over Brady's Branch Ravine
Design: truss/through/bowstring
Design Details: Bowstring through truss
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Lost Bowstring through truss bridge over Brady's Branch Ravine on Park Road
History: Built ca. 1880's
Built: ca. 1880's

Location: Fountain County

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Ravine Park Attica

ca. 1907 photo

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Ravine Park Bridge, Attica, Ind.

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NS - Bridge #273.99

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 40.317304,-87.195920

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Carries Norfolk Southern Railway over Unnamed Tributary of Wabash River
Design: arch/deck/stone
Design Details: Stone arch
Total Length: 10.0 Feet
Span Length: 10.0 Feet

Overview: Stone arch bridge over Unnamed Tributary of Wabash River on Norfolk Southern Railway
History:
Built:

Location: Fountain County

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NS - Bridge #273.55

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 40.319634,-87.188271

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Carries Norfolk Southern Railway over Unnamed Tributary of Wabash River
Design: arch/deck/stone
Design Details: Stone arch
Total Length: 10.0 Feet
Span Length: 10.0 Feet

Overview: Stone arch bridge over Unnamed Tributary of Wabash River on Norfolk Southern Railway
History:
Built:

Location: Fountain County

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Coal Creek Bridge

Status: Replaced by a new bridge

Location: 40.112865,-87.255531

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Carries Sterling Drive over Coal Creek
Design: truss/through/pratt
Design Details: Pratt through truss
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Lost Through truss bridge over Coal Creek on Sterling Drive
History:
Built: 1890s

Location: Fountain County

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Coal Creek Bridge

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Wabash - Attica Bridge (1st)

Status: Replaced by a new bridge

Location: 40.299425,-87.249156

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Carries Wabash Railroad over Wabash River
Design: truss/through/pratt
Design Details: Pin-connected Pratt through truss with 12+ spans
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Wabash River on Wabash Railroad
History: Built 1880; Replaced 1891
Built: 1880

Location: Fountain County

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Railway bridge, Attica, Indiana, circa 1890

Public domain photo from Indiana Memory

510204

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Railway bridge, Attica, Indiana, circa 1890 (digitally altered)

Digitally cleaned up version. On the back of the card it reads: "The Great Wabash Route. Attica, Ind. - Railway Bridge - Published by the Indiana College of Photography, Wabash, Indiana." Source image in link from The Indiana Album, Inc.

Photo digitally altered by Art S. in October 2021

510205

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Railway bridge, Attica, Indiana, circa 1890

On the back of the card it reads: "The Great Wabash Route. Attica, Ind. - Railway Bridge - Published by the Indiana College of Photography, Wabash, Indiana." Source: The Indiana Album, Inc.

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NS - Attica Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 40.299441,-87.249156

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Carries Norfolk Southern Railway over Wabash River
Design: girder/deck/plate
Design Details: Deck plate girder
Total Length: 1795.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Deck plate girder bridge over Wabash River on Norfolk Southern Railway
History: Built 1922
Built: 1922

Location: Fountain County

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NS - Attica Bridge

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496067

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NS - Attica Bridge

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Special Bridge Conditions Legend: R - Former location of relocated bridge. ! - At risk for demolition or destruction. X - Confirmed demolished or collapsed. S  - Dismantled and/or in storage. L -  Severe loss of historic integrity due to alteration.

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