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Mill Creek Bridge, Mill Creek, Alton, Crawford County, IN



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B&W Photos

HB462523
View From Northwest

HB462524
General View From South Southeast

HB462525
General View From Southeast

HB462526
Telephoto View Showing Name And Date Plates, Northeast End

HB462527
General View From Southwest

HB462528
View Showing Truss And Brace Links

HB462529
View Showing Section On Northwest Side

HB462530
Detail View Showing Bridge Decking

HB462531
Detail View Showing Tie Rods And Trusses


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Item Title


Location
Mill Creek, Alton vicinity, IN

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1968.

Notes
Survey number HAER IN-23
Significance: A pin-connected Pratt through truss with auxiliary horizontal bracing between vertical members. This bracing is similar to that found on many Pratt trusses built by the Wrought Iron Bridge Co. of Canton, Ohio.

Subjects
Bridge Construction
Wrought-iron Truss Bridges


Collection
Historic American Engineering Record (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. VIEW FROM NORTHWEST
2. GENERAL VIEW FROM SOUTH SOUTHEAST
3. GENERAL VIEW FROM SOUTHEAST
4. TELEPHOTO VIEW SHOWING NAME AND DATE PLATES, NORTHEAST END
5. GENERAL VIEW FROM SOUTHWEST
6. VIEW SHOWING TRUSS AND BRACE LINKS
7. VIEW SHOWING SECTION ON NORTHWEST SIDE
8. DETAIL VIEW SHOWING BRIDGE DECKING
9. DETAIL VIEW SHOWING TIE RODS AND TRUSSES


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