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Morris Street Bridge

Marion County Bridge 3108

Morris Street Bridge

Primary Photographer(s): Nathan Holth

Bridge Documented: September 21, 2019

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Key Facts

Facility Carried / Feature Intersected
Morris Street Over White River
Location
Indianapolis: Marion County, Indiana: United States
Construction Date and Builder / Engineer
1928 By Builder/Contractor: National Concrete Company of Indianapolis, Indiana and Engineer/Design: Daniel Luten

Technical Facts

Rehabilitation Date
2010
Main Span Length
138 Feet (42 Meters)
Structure Length
653 Feet (199 Meters)
Roadway Width
64 Feet (19.51 Meters)
Spans
5 Main Span(s)
NBI Number
4900296

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Bridge Documentation

This is a later example of a Luten arch bridge, and it is in good condition, although the railings on it are not original.

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Notes

655 feet long; 120-130 foot spans; 3 ribs per ring on spandrel piers; bush hammered pier towers; deck cantilevered beyond ribs to carry sidewalks; deck, floor beams, spandrel columns, open-column rails, and lampposts removed (1963)

Bridge plate text:
1929
L.Ert. Slack-Mayor
Theo H. Dammever
John C. McCloskey Board of
Elmsley W. Johnson Public Works

A.H. Moore-City Civil Engineer
National Concrete Co.-Contractor

Bridge Considered Historic By Survey: Yes

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