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Greensburg in Decatur County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Decatur County (Indiana) Bridge 140

 

—Bridge Moved —

 
Decatur County (Indiana) Bridge 140 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Ginger Drenning, August 22, 2009
1. Decatur County (Indiana) Bridge 140 Marker
Inscription. Built by the Pan-American Bridge Company of New Castle, Indiana, in 1915. This bridge originally carried County Road 700 South over Sand Creek, 2.5 miles East of Letts, Indiana. This bridge was disassembled, rehabilitated, and reconstructed at this location in 2006. Below is a Plaque that was mounted on the bridge when it was at its oribinal location.

Reconstructed by:
Force Construction Company, Inc.
Columbus, Indiana

Decatur County Commissioners:
Charles Buell
Jerome Buening
John Richards

[Lower Plaque]:
1915
Chas W. Worland
Will W. Logan
John W. Tremann
Commissioners

Bernard Blankman, Eng.
< • >
Built by
PanAmerican Bridge Co.
New Castle, Indiana

 
Erected 2006.
 
Location. 39° 19.951′ N, 85° 31.047′ W. Marker is in Greensburg, Indiana, in Decatur County. Marker is on City Pond Park Drive east of County Road 500. Touch for map. "Greensburg Pond Park" is just South of West State Road 46. Marker is in this post office area: Greensburg IN 47240, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Decatur County Court House (approx. 1.8 miles
Lower Plaque - - Built in 1915 image. Click for full size.
By Ginger Drenning, August 22, 2009
2. Lower Plaque - - Built in 1915
away); Spanish American War Veterans (approx. 1.8 miles away); Decatur County All Wars Memorial (approx. 1.8 miles away); Decatur County Civil War Memorial (approx. 1.8 miles away); Donnell -V.- State, 1852 (approx. 1.9 miles away); Colonel Thomas Hendricks / Elizabeth Trimble Hendricks (approx. 1.9 miles away); The Naegel Building (approx. 1.9 miles away); Civil War General John T. Wilder (approx. 2.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Greensburg.
 
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Full View - - Decatur County (Indiana) Bridge 140 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Ginger Drenning, August 22, 2009
3. Full View - - Decatur County (Indiana) Bridge 140 Marker
Wide View - - Decatur County (Indiana) Bridge 140 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Ginger Drenning, August 22, 2009
4. Wide View - - Decatur County (Indiana) Bridge 140 Marker
Long View - - Decatur County (Indiana) Bridge 140 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Ginger Drenning, August 22, 2009
5. Long View - - Decatur County (Indiana) Bridge 140 Marker
Full View of  " Bridge 140 " image. Click for full size.
By Ginger Drenning, August 22, 2009
6. Full View of " Bridge 140 "
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 30, 2009, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. This page has been viewed 1,357 times since then and 33 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on August 30, 2009, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
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