Dearborn County 1938 U.S. 50 Bridge over Tanners Creek

Location: County Road Over Number Other Location Information
Dearborn US 50

Tanners Creek

050-15-00210A 0.08 miles east of SR 48 Within the City of Lawrenceburg
Statistics: Owner Length Width Year Built Type
State of Indiana 492 ft 7 in 

61.5 ft

1938 5-Span Continuous Riveted Plate Girder
Builder: Status: Pending

31 ton weight limit; three-lane bridge currently operated as one-way eastbound bridge; five spans (81’-3”, 105’-7.5”, 113’-9”, 105’-7.5”, 81’-3”).  This bridge is eligible for listing in the National Register of Historic Places, but is not select for preservation, per the Programmatic Agreement Regarding Management and Preservation of Indiana's Historic Bridges. The status of this bridge is currently "pending," which means that its future is currently unknown as the Section 106 historic review process is on-going.

Depending on the outcome of Section 106 consultation, interested parties may be able to utilize the bridge. INDOT is now accepting proposals for the rehabilitation and reuse, or the storage and future reuse of the bridge. Proposals will also be accepted for the salvage of elements that may be stored for future repair of similar historic bridges.
Contact: Name E-mail Address Phone
Shannon Hill
Bernardin Lochmueller and Associates, Inc. 3502 Woodview Trace, Suite 150
Indianapolis, IN 46268