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Near Bloomfield in Greene County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Richland-Plummer Creek Covered Bridge

 
 
Richland-Plummer Creek Covered Bridge Marker image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, October 13, 2016
1. Richland-Plummer Creek Covered Bridge Marker
Inscription. Built 1883 by A.M. Kennedy and Sons to Burr arch truss design on stone abutments. Closed 1957; opened 1967 after foundation and roof rehabilitation; closed 1990. Bridge reopened 1998 following extensive structural renovation and replacement of timbers. Listed in National Register of Historic Places 1993.
 
Erected 1998 by Indiana Historical Bureau and Greene County Landmarks Foundation. (Marker Number 28.1998.1.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Indiana State Historical Bureau Markers marker series.
 
Location. 38° 59.586′ N, 86° 56.253′ W. Marker is near Bloomfield, Indiana, in Greene County. Marker is on S. Baseline Road (County Road 25 E) 1.2 miles north of County Road 300 S, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is located near the east end of the bridge. Marker is in this post office area: Bloomfield IN 47424, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 7 other markers are within 12 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Veterans of All Conflicts (approx. 2.3 miles away); Greene County (Indiana ) War Memorial (approx. 2.3 miles away); Worthington Area Service War Memorial (approx. 8.9 miles
Marker near East End of Richland-Plummer Creek Covered Bridge image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, October 13, 2016
2. Marker near East End of Richland-Plummer Creek Covered Bridge
away); Fred A. Jewell (approx. 8.9 miles away); Odon Veterans Memorial (approx. 10 miles away); Odon, Formerly Clarksburg (approx. 10 miles away); Wabash and Erie Canal (approx. 11.6 miles away).
 
Categories. Bridges & Viaducts
 
West End and South Side of Richland-Plummer Creek Covered Bridge image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, October 13, 2016
3. West End and South Side of Richland-Plummer Creek Covered Bridge
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on October 20, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 20, 2016, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page has been viewed 114 times since then and 32 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on October 20, 2016, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas.
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