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CSX/FT. W&WV Overpass

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http://www.mrmonon.com/pixs20/03-23Interurban-Delphi1A.jpg

From Bygone place of the Monon website

Photo taken by Jim Wolfe

View this photo at mrmonon.com

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Facts 

Overview
Abandoned concrete culvert bridge over former Fort Wayne and Wabash Valley Traction on CSX Transportation in Delphi
Location
Delphi, Carroll County, Indiana
Status
Abandoned, but intact
Future prospects
Will probably be used by Delphi Historic Trails when they clear trail along old Monon Railroad Right of way
History
Built 1907, interurban line abandoned in 1932, CSX abandoned in the 1990's
Railroads
- CSX Railroad (CSX)
- Chicago, Indianapolis, & Louisville Railway (CIL)
- Fort Wayne & Wabash Valley Traction Co. (FtW&WV)
- Indiana Service Corporation (ISC)
- Interurban
- Louisville & Nashville Railroad (L&N; LN)
- Monon Railroad (MON)
Design
Concrete culvert
Dimensions
Span length: 25.0 ft.
Total length: 25.0 ft.
Deck width: 15.0 ft.
Also called
ISC Monon Viaduct
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.59490, -86.65972   (decimal degrees)
40°35'42" N, 86°39'35" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/528792/4493844 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Delphi
Inventory number
BH 42745 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • August 25, 2012: Updated by Luke Harden: Added categories "Chicago, Indianapolis, & Louisville Railway", "Louisville & Nashville Railroad"
  • August 9, 2012: Updated by Daniel Hopkins: Added category "Railroad"
  • November 1, 2010: New photo from James Norwood
  • June 8, 2009: Added by James Norwood

Sources 

  • James Norwood