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Madison County Bridge 90, Spanning Killbuck Creek on County Road No. 600, Moonville, Madison County, IN



B&W Photos

HB472232
View Looking South Of The North Side Of The Bridge, Showing The Sillouette Of The Polygonal Top Chord And The Thickness Of The Decking.

HB472233
Close Up View Looking Southwest Of The North Side Of The Bridge.

HB472234
View Looking West Of Approach To The Bridge And Including Scenes Of The Surrounding Rural Environment.

HB472235
Close Up View Looking East Of The Bridge Decking, Guard Rails And Truss System.

HB472236
View Looking North, Showing The South Side Of The Bridge.

HB472237
Close Up View Looking North At The South Side Of The Bridge

HB472238
View Looking Southeast Of The Northwest Concrete Abutments And Bridge

HB472239
View Looking South Of Killbuck Creek Taken From The Bridge Deck Showing The Second Or Third Growth Sprout.

HB472240
Detail Looking South Of The North Abutment, Railings And The Bridge.

HB472241
Detail Looking Southeast Toward The Northeast Abutment Of The Bridge

HB472242
Detail Looking West Of The Underside Of The Bridge Showing The Concrete Decking, 'i' Sections (joists) And 'l' Section Cross Bracing.

HB472243
Detail Looking North Of The Southeast Concrete Abutment Bench Showing The Cast Iron Bearing Plate, Pin And Riveted Bridge Member.

HB472244
Detail Looking North Of The Pantograph Iron Railing And Portions Of The Bridge.


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Item Title


Location
Spanning Killbuck Creek on County Road No. 600, Moonville vicinity, IN

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1968.

Notes
Survey number HAER IN-90
Significance: Madison County Bridge No. 90 is an unusual variation of a Warren Pony truss, and the second longest survivor of its type in Indiana. The bridge was surveyed and highly rated by historian James L. Cooper, Ph.D., as part of a comprehensive inventory of concrete bridges in Indiana.

Subjects
Vehicular Bridges
Pony Truss Bridges
Concrete Bridges


Collection
Historic American Engineering Record (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. VIEW LOOKING SOUTH OF THE NORTH SIDE OF THE BRIDGE, SHOWING THE SILLOUETTE OF THE POLYGONAL TOP CHORD AND THE THICKNESS OF THE DECKING.
2. CLOSE UP VIEW LOOKING SOUTHWEST OF THE NORTH SIDE OF THE BRIDGE.
3. VIEW LOOKING WEST OF APPROACH TO THE BRIDGE AND INCLUDING SCENES OF THE SURROUNDING RURAL ENVIRONMENT.
4. CLOSE UP VIEW LOOKING EAST OF THE BRIDGE DECKING, GUARD RAILS AND TRUSS SYSTEM.
5. VIEW LOOKING NORTH, SHOWING THE SOUTH SIDE OF THE BRIDGE.
6. CLOSE UP VIEW LOOKING NORTH AT THE SOUTH SIDE OF THE BRIDGE. THIS IMAGE SHOWS EQUAL BANKS ON BOTH SIDE OF THE CREEK.
7. VIEW LOOKING SOUTHEAST OF THE NORTHWEST CONCRETE ABUTMENTS AND BRIDGE. THE RAMPED, SPLAYED CONCRETE ABUTMENT, TYPICAL OF ALL FOUR CORNERS OF THE BRIDGE IS VISIBLE IN THE LOWER RIGHT FOREGROUND.
8. VIEW LOOKING SOUTH OF KILLBUCK CREEK TAKEN FROM THE BRIDGE DECK SHOWING THE SECOND OR THIRD GROWTH SPROUT.
9. DETAIL LOOKING SOUTH OF THE NORTH ABUTMENT, RAILINGS AND THE BRIDGE.
10. DETAIL LOOKING SOUTHEAST TOWARD THE NORTHEAST ABUTMENT OF THE BRIDGE. THE OUTRIGGERS OF STEEL 'I' SECTIONS AND POLYGONAL PLATE ARE VISIBLE.
11. DETAIL LOOKING WEST OF THE UNDERSIDE OF THE BRIDGE SHOWING THE CONCRETE DECKING, 'I' SECTIONS (JOISTS) AND 'L' SECTION CROSS BRACING.
12. DETAIL LOOKING NORTH OF THE SOUTHEAST CONCRETE ABUTMENT BENCH SHOWING THE CAST IRON BEARING PLATE, PIN AND RIVETED BRIDGE MEMBER.
13. DETAIL LOOKING NORTH OF THE PANTOGRAPH IRON RAILING AND PORTIONS OF THE BRIDGE.


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