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Clifty Creek Big Four Railroad Bridge

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Ghost Bridge Remains

A bridge lost and now this is all that remains.

Photo taken by J.P. in February 2016

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BH Photo #348772

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Facts 

Overview
Lost Bridge over Clifty Creek on Abandoned Big Four Railroad
Location
Decatur County, Indiana
Status
Removed but not replaced
Railroads
- Central Railroad of Indiana (CIND)
- Cleveland, Cincinnati, Chicago & St. Louis Railway (CCC&StL)
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.31368, -85.67745   (decimal degrees)
39°18'49" N, 85°40'39" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/614016/4352420 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 70933 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • July 16, 2016: Updated by Tony Dillon: Tweaked overview
  • February 10, 2016: Added by J.P.

Sources 

  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Tony Dillon - spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com

Comments 

Clifty Creek Big Four Railroad Bridge
Posted July 16, 2016, by Robert Elder (robertelder1 [at] gmail [dot] com)

I understand that railroad companies maintain archives. That might be a place to start. If you find a public domain image, please share it.

Clifty Creek Big Four Railroad Bridge
Posted July 16, 2016, by Craig M Whittington (whittspits [at] gmail [dot] com)

My father owns the land the bridge crosses.I would love to get him a pic of the bridge while it was still standing.any help would be awesome.