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The Parke County Covered Bridge Festivalâ„¢ on October 12th-21st, 2018

Lodi Covered Bridge #2

Built: 1878
Builder: James Myers
Creek: Coal Creek
Location: Located in Lodi 100 yards upstream from existing Coal Creek Bridge, #33.
Reference Code: (#55), (#33b), Liberty 2-17N—9W
Truss: Burr Arch 1 span (unconfirmed)
Foundation: Stone
Original Cost: $4,000  

Bridge History: Also known as Coal Creek Bridge #2. The low original cost is probably due to reuse of materials that James Myers was paid $300.00 to remove from the creek.

The materials may have been from the Lodi #3, (#33c), Bridge or some other local one. There are two grades upstream from the present covered bridge. Both point north toward Silverwood.