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IRM - Patoka River Bridge #1

Photo 

Photo taken by Nick in February 2011

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BH Photo #223136

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Railroad bridge over the Patoka River East of Dubois Crossroads
Location
Dubois County, Indiana
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built by the Southern Railway; Now owned by the Indiana Railway Museum out of French Lick.
Railroad
- Southern Railway (SOU)
Design
6-panel, riveted Pratt through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.47561, -86.78577   (decimal degrees)
38°28'32" N, 86°47'09" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/518686/4258609 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Dubois
Inventory number
BH 50883 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • January 10, 2012: Updated by Tony Dillon: Updated known information
  • January 9, 2012: Added by Nick

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Comments 

Railroad bridge
Posted January 10, 2012, by Richard Tekulve (CANOEINDIANA [at] YAHOO [dot] COM)

This bridge crosses the Patoka River.