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B&O - IN 3 Overpass

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Train bridge

Indiana 3 overpass before later expansion.

Charlestown-Clark County Public Library owns these photos

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BH Photo #286835

Map 

Description 

Bridge was built for the B&O Railroad company and during its time was expanded from one span to two after Indiana 3 being expanded to four lanes. Bridge was removed in late 2003.

Facts 

Overview
Lost Bridge over Indiana 3 on B&O Railroad
Location
Charlestown, Clark County, Indiana
Status
Replaced
History
Replaced 1948
Railroad
- Baltimore & Ohio Railroad (B&O; BO)
Design
Steel stringer
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 45.0 ft.
Total length: 90.0 ft.
Also called
B&O - IN 3 Underpass
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.43963, -85.65911   (decimal degrees)
38°26'23" N, 85°39'33" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/617022/4255446 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Charlestown
Inventory number
BH 61561 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • June 30, 2014: Updated by J.P.: Added category "Baltimore & Ohio Railroad"

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Sources 

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