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Darlington Covered Bridge

Location: CRs 500 N & 600 E at SW corner of Sugar Creek bridge, Darlington. (Montgomery County, Indiana)

Erected 1992 Indiana Historical Bureau and Darlington Community Association, Inc.

ID# : 54.1993.1

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Local donations helped build this important transportation link. Completed 1868; closed to vehicular traffic, 1976. Listed in National Register of Historic Places 1990. Approximately 166 feet long; Howe Truss design; built of oak and poplar with limestone abutments. Construction superintendent, Richard M. Epperson; builder, Joseph Kress.

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Transportation, Buildings and Architecture