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ITM - White River Bridge

Photos 

IndianaTrails.com site

Looking from Downtown Noblesville across (Westerly)towards bridge and Forrest Park. Older Rail bridge to left, newer trail bridge to right.

http://indianatrails.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/large/miecose/Noblesville564.JPG

View this photo at indianatrails.com

BH Photo #177780

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Deck plate girder bridge over White River on Hoosier Heritage Port Authority owned, Indiana Transportation Museum operated(nee Peru and Indianapolis, Lake Erie and Western, Nickel Plate Road, Norfolk and Western, Norfolk Southern Railway) and White R
Location
Noblesville, Hamilton County, Indiana
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built to carry trains from Indianapolis to Michigan City, this rail line is said to be the second oldest in Indiana. Today used by ITM excursions. Around 2001-2002, walkway attached to North side for new trail.
Railroads
- Indiana Transportation Museum (ITM)
- New York, Chicago, & St. Louis Railroad (NKP)
- Norfolk Southern Railway (NS)
Design
Deck plate girder
Dimensions
Total length: 260.0 ft.
Also called
NS - White River Bridge
NKP - White River Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.04813, -86.01551   (decimal degrees)
40°02'53" N, 86°00'56" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/583977/4433563 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Noblesville
Inventory number
BH 46205 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • February 6, 2013: New photo from James Norwood
  • October 6, 2010: New photos from James Norwood
  • September 17, 2010: Added by James Norwood

Sources 

  • James Norwood