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INRD - Beanblossom Creek Trevlac

Photos 

Photo taken by Mike Daffron in May 2020

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BH Photo #472334

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pony plate girder bridge over Bean Blossom Creek on INRD
Location
Brown County, Indiana
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1905
Builder
- American Bridge Co. of New York
Railroads
- Illinois Central Railroad (IC; ICG (1972-1988))
- Indiana Railroad (IR)
Design
Pony plate girder
Dimensions
Span length: 100.0 ft.
Total length: 100.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.26332, -86.34059   (decimal degrees)
39°15'48" N, 86°20'26" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/556887/4346204 (zone/easting/northing)
Land survey
T. 10 N., R. 2 E., Sec. 32
Elevation
630 ft. above sea level
Inventory number
BH 89309 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • June 28, 2020: Updated by John Marvig: added information
  • May 18, 2020: Updated by Clark Vance: Added category "Illinois Central Railroad"
  • May 17, 2020: Updated by Tony Dillon: Added builder and date from Mike's photo
  • May 17, 2020: Added by Mike Daffron

Sources 

  • Mike Daffron - daffmikron [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Tony Dillon - spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • John Marvig - marvigj27 [at] gmail [dot] com

Comments 

INRD - Beanblossom Creek Trevlac
Posted May 17, 2020, by Tony Dillon (spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com)

I personally think it's fine Mike, one of the railroad guys will probably change it anyway lol.

INRD - Bean Blossom Creek Trevlac
Posted May 17, 2020, by Mike Daffron (daffmikron [at] gmail [dot] com)

Hey Tony! Do you think the name I gave this is correct? Only reason I put Trevlac on it was to differentiate the two Bean Blossom RR bridges. BTW, Trevlac is the name of the town's founder: Calvert. Spelled backwards. Hoosier lore, Yee HA!