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  • The bridge is located one mile east of Medora, Indiana on SR 235 spanning the East Fork of the White River.
  • It was built in 1875 by Joseph J. Daniels.
  • It took nine months to build.
  • The cost was: $18,142.00.
  • It is a Burr Truss design.
  • It was closed to vehicles in 1972 but is open to pedestrians and bicycles.
  • It was once called the Dark Bridge because there are no windows.
  • The primary reason for covering bridges was weather protection.

  • There are three concrete picnic tables in a shady, grass covered area and a boat ramp at the west end with room for an RV to turn around.
  • The bridge is handicap accessible.



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