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UTC - Wabash River Bridges

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Looking at North side piers from South East Wabash River Road

North side of Kienly Island at left looking from Upstream. Other piers on other side of Island would be to left out of picture

Photo taken by James Norwood

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Overview
Lost Warren deck truss bridge over Wabash River, Kienly Island via two separate bridges. on Formerly Interurban Indiana Union Traction(later Indiana Railroad) in Logansport
Location
Logansport, Cass County, Indiana
Status
Lost
Future prospects
Bridge piers are still intact, Kienly Island which is between the two bridges is privately owned.
History
Built to carry the Indiana Union Traction Company cars from Kokomo and Indianapolis across the Wabash River into Logansport on trackage shared with Ft. Wayne and Wabash Valley Traction Co. that started North side of bridges
Also called
IR - Wabash River Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.74071, -86.32250   (decimal degrees)
40°44'27" N, 86°19'21" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/557201/4510194 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Anoka
Inventory number
BH 42244 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • April 13, 2009: New photo from James Norwood
  • April 9, 2009: New photo from James Norwood
  • April 7, 2009: Added by James Norwood

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Indiana Union Traction Wabash River Bridges(two separate spans)
Posted April 9, 2009, by James Norwood

View from North bank of Wabash River looking at piers with Kienly Island in background can be found at http://home.att.net/~burtontun/logansport1.htm