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Richland-Plummer Creek Covered Bridge

Location: NE end of Richland-Plummer Creek Covered Bridge, Baseline Road over Plummer Creek, about 2 miles south of Bloomfield. (Greene County, Indiana)

Erected 1998 Indiana Historical Bureau and Greene County Landmarks Foundation.

ID# : 28.1998.1

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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.

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Transportation, Buildings and Architecture