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Ramp Creek Covered Bridge

Brown County


Ramp Creek Covered Bridge


N39 11.72

W86 12.99


built in 1838 by Henry Wolfe
Chillion Johnson was foreman


96 foot span with additional 7 foot overhangs on each end


Burr Arch Truss


double roadway


roof trussing


originally crossed Salt Creek


moved to current location in 1932


oldest covered bridge in Indiana
and still used for daily traffic


was financed by the same internal improvement act of 1836
 which began canal construction in Indiana



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Latitude: 39.1953
Longitude: -86.2165

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