West Union Bridge

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N of Montezuma, Montezuma, Indiana

Two-span covered bridge over Sugar Creek on CR N525W, north of West Union

Photos 

North end

Photo taken by Anthony Dillon in October 2009

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Street View 

Description 

This bridge was designated a National Historic Landmark in December of 2016. World Guide # IN/14-61-27

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on December 22, 1978
Reference number
78000414
Architectural style
Other architectural type; Burr Arch Truss
Areas of significance
Engineering; Transportation
Level of significance
National
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
Structure
Historic function
Road-related
Current function
Road-related
Period of significance
1875-1899
Significant year
1876

Update Log 

  • November 23, 2022: Updated by Jim Allen: added World Guide #
  • March 22, 2017: Updated by Michael Miller: Updated "NRHP Status"
  • February 7, 2017: Updated by Jim Allen: Added description
  • October 4, 2014: New photo from Bill Eichelberger
  • September 8, 2010: New Street View added by Bill Eichelberger
  • July 12, 2010: New photos from Anthony Dillon

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