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CR 1275 East Erie Railroad overpass

Photos 

Maybe looking East.

Unknown photographer

BH Photo #159054

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Steel stringer bridge over Formerly Chicago and Indiana Railroad(nee Erie Western, Erie Lackawanna, Erie, Chicago and Atlantic Railroads) on County Road 1275 East
Location
Akron, Fulton County, Indiana
Status
Filled in
History
Unknown when built, or removed. Railroad abandoned in early 1980's, and cut has since been filled in. Nearby former railroad ROW is used for dumping.
Railroad
- Erie Railroad (ERIE)
Design
Steel stringer
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.03052, -86.00825   (decimal degrees)
41°01'50" N, 86°00'30" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/583369/4542618 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Akron
Inventory number
BH 44607 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Akron, Indiana (1)
Beam (13,691)
Erie Railroad (173)
Filled in (57)
Fulton County, Indiana (22)
Indiana (4,552)
Lost (20,982)
Owned by county (19,524)
Steel stringer (5,395)

Update Log 

  • November 7, 2010: New photo from James Norwood
  • March 25, 2010: Added by James Norwood

Sources 

  • James Norwood