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I&CT - Williams Creek Bridge

Photo 

Public Domain: Published Prior to 1923; Provided by the Internet Archive

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BH Photo #434230

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Abandoned closed-spandrel arch bridge over Williams Creek on Indianapolis & Cincinnati Traction Co.
Location
Fayette County, Indiana
Status
Abandoned
History
Built 1906;
Builder
- Whitney, Wilke, & Stewart of Rushville, Indiana
Railroads
- Indianapolis & Cincinnati Traction Co. (I&CT)
- Indianapolis & Southeastern Railroad (I&S)
- Interurban
Design
Closed-spandrel arch
Dimensions
Span length: 50.0 ft.
Total length: 50.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.64264, -85.22759   (decimal degrees)
39°38'34" N, 85°13'39" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/652082/4389596 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Connersville
Inventory number
BH 77968 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • September 5, 2018: New photo from Luke
  • July 20, 2017: Added by Luke

Comments 

I&CT - Williams Creek Bridge
Posted March 25, 2020, by Satolli Glassmeyer (info [at] HistoryInYourOwnBackyard [dot] com)

Below is a link to a video I did on 3 of these I & CT bridges in Fayette County, Indiana.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UNhh52XKdws

I&CT - Williams Creek Bridge
Posted March 25, 2020, by Satolli Glassmeyer (info [at] HistoryInYourOwnBackyard [dot] com)

Here's a video I did in 2019 on 3 of these bridges in Fayette County.