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Riverside-Independence Bridge, Spanning Wabash River at County Road 500, Riverside, Fountain County, IN

Riverside-Independence Bridge, Spanning Wabash River at County Road 500, Riverside, Fountain County, IN

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Summary

Significance: The Riverside-Independence Bridge was one of the largest double-intersection Warren through truss iron bridges built in Indiana, and is of local significance. The structure, which is largely intact, was designed and constructed by the Attica Bridge Company in 1905 and remains as an important example of this short-lived company's work.
Survey number: HAER IN-67
Building/structure dates: 1904 Initial Construction
Building/structure dates: 1920 Subsequent Work
Building/structure dates: 1960-1969 Subsequent Work

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Historic American Engineering Record, creator
Attica Bridge Company
Gemmer, W H
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