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PRR - Horney Creek Bridge (West side of IND 25)

Photo 

Looking West from behind Church

This is a hard one to get a photo of without trespassing. Not a great photo, but it was the best I could get that day. April 2009

Photo taken by James Norwood

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BH Photo #136968

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Timber stringer bridge over Horney Creek on Formerly Penn Central (nee Pennsylvania RR, Vandalia, Logansport Terre Haute and Southwestern Railroad, others) in Logansport
Location
Logansport, Cass County, Indiana
Status
Closed to all traffic
Future prospects
Could become part of local Hospital's River Bluff Trail extension.
History
Located behind residences and a church West side of Indiana 25 at it's Horney Creek bridge crossing, or due West of IND 25 and Smith Street intersect.
Design
ALL wood, with open deck.
Also called
Panhandle - Horney Creek Bridge (West side of IND 25)
Vandalia - Horney Creek Bridge (West side of IND 25)
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.76849, -86.35764   (decimal degrees)
40°46'07" N, 86°21'28" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/554212/4513255 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Logansport
Inventory number
BH 42307 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Available for reuse (210)
Beam (15,800)
Cass County, Indiana (91)
Closed (2,662)
Indiana (4,932)
Logansport, Indiana (36)
Owned privately (1,742)
Preserved (1,194)
Railroad (15,600)
Timber stringer (4,028)

Update Log 

  • July 18, 2011: Updated by Daniel Hopkins: Updated status
  • April 10, 2009: Added by James Norwood

Sources 

  • James Norwood
  • Daniel Hopkins - chimera [at] clovermail [dot] net