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Seven Mile Pike bridge over Indiana Union Traction

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South side of bridge at IUT stop.

Pennsylvania Railroad underpass seen in background

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Overview
Steel stringer bridge over Indiana Union Traction, later Indiana Railroad Interurban line. on Seven Mile Road perhaps, Logansport. See Sources below for picture.
Location
Logansport, Cass County, Indiana
Status
Long removed, US 35 and US 24 dual lane highway cross over this location on a fill.
History
Built probably by interurban so this pioneer county road could get across, was also a station stop for interurban. Today US 35/24 go thru here on fill and no traces remain of old bridge.
Design
Steel Stringer with steel support posts(lightweight) and concrete walled abutments.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.73151, -86.31590   (decimal degrees)
40°43'53" N, 86°18'57" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/557766/4509177 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Anoka
Inventory number
BH 42279 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Beam (7,896)
Cass County, Indiana (77)
Indiana (3,463)
Interurban (299)
Logansport, Indiana (28)
Lost (13,024)
Owned by state (11,071)
Railroad (8,684)
Steel stringer (3,231)
Union Traction Company of Indiana (15)

Update Log 

  • April 28, 2009: New photo from James Norwood
  • April 9, 2009: Added by James Norwood

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