Otter Creek Covered Bridge

Otter Creek Covered Bridge

Otter Creek Covered Bridge, a covered Howe through truss, carried a local county road over Otter Creek in Ripley County, Indiana.


Otter Creek Covered Bridge, a covered Howe through truss, carried a local county road over Otter Creek in Ripley County, Indiana. Constructed in 1884 by Thomas A. Hardman, the historic crossing was closed to through all automobile traffic in 1996.


Information

  • State: Indiana
  • Route:
  • Type: Covered Howe Truss
  • Status: Active - Pedestrian
  • Total Length: 113 feet
  • Main Span Length: 101 feet
  • Deck Width: 16 feet
  • Above Vertical Clearance: 13.4 feet

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