This concrete arch bridge was designed by a noteworthy regional engineer, A. W. Grosvenor. Grosvenor was known for using rare Melan type reinforcing in his bridges long after this protoypical reinforcing method had been rendered obsolete by the widespread adoption of traditional reinforcing rods (rebar). It is possible that this bridge has Melan reinforcing, but it is not known for sure.
This bridge has lost its original railings.
Information and Findings From Indiana Historic Bridge Inventory
695 ft long; 109 ft spans; widened in 1982 with
slightly extended slab deck and removed rails with open-arch panels
Bridge Considered Historic By Survey: Yes
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