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Monon - Wabash River Bridge (Delphi, Old)

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Photo courtesy of Carroll County Historical Museum

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BH Photo #238261

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Through truss bridge over Wabash River on former Monon Railroad in Delphi
Location
Delphi, Carroll County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1897, replaced in 1949
Railroads
- Chicago, Indianapolis, & Louisville Railway (CIL)
- Louisville, New Albany & Chicago Railroad (LNA&C)
- Monon Railroad (MON)
Design
Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Total length: 1,200.0 ft.
Also called
Louisville, New Albany & Chicago - Wabash River Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.59499, -86.69980   (decimal degrees)
40°35'42" N, 86°41'59" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/525401/4493842 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Delphi
Inventory number
BH 53271 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • August 27, 2012: Updated by Luke Harden: Added categories "Chicago, Indianapolis, & Louisville Railway", "Railroad"
  • August 27, 2012: Added by Jacob P. Bernard