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IB&W - Wabash River Bridge

Photo 

Postcard

Circa 1908

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BH Photo #338007

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Through truss bridge over Wabash River on former Indiana, Bloomington and Western Railway at Covington
Location
Covington, Fountain County, Indiana, and Warren County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Built 1869, replaced in 1923
Builder
- James Hamilton & Co. of Pickaway, Ohio (Masonry)
Railroad
- Indiana, Bloomington & Western Railway (IB&W)
Design
Pin-connected through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.13543, -87.40474   (decimal degrees)
40°08'08" N, 87°24'17" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/465520/4442866 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Covington
Inventory number
BH 69326 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • September 24, 2015: Added by Jacob P. Bernard

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Sources 

  • Jacob P. Bernard