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LIRC - Mill Creek Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by J.P. in March 2011

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BH Photo #245364

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Closed-spandrel arch bridge over Mill Creek on Louisville and Indiana Railroad
Location
Clark County, Indiana
Status
Open to traffic
Railroad
- Louisville & Indiana Railroad (LIRC)
Design
Closed-spandrel arch
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.29598, -85.75270   (decimal degrees)
38°17'46" N, 85°45'10" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/609070/4239391 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
New Albany
Inventory number
BH 55013 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Arch (11,623)
Clark County, Indiana (72)
Closed-spandrel arch (3,797)
Deck arch (10,870)
Indiana (4,652)
Louisville & Indiana Railroad (11)
Open (38,654)
Owned by railroad (11,504)
Railroad (14,684)

Update Log 

  • December 26, 2012: Updated by J.P.: Added categories "Louisville & Indiana Railroad", "Railroad"

Sources 

  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com

Comments 

Louisville and Indiana Railroad Bridge
Posted December 26, 2012, by J.P. (wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com)

This bridge might be an old road bridge abandoned. The creek passes through a pipe to the right of the arch bridge. So not sure what this bridge is really used for.