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THI&E - Cartersburg Bridge

Photo 

Public Domain: Published Prior to 1923

BH Photo #241636

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Abandoned luten arch bridge over West Fork of White Lick Creek on Old Interurban Railroad
Location
Cartersburg, Hendricks County, Indiana
Status
Derelict/abandoned
History
Built 1907
Builders
- Daniel B. Luten
- National Concrete Co. of Indianapolis, Indiana
Railroads
- Indiana Railroad (IR)
- Interurban
- Terre Haute, Indianapolis, & Eastern Traction Co. (THI&E)
Design
Luten arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 90.0 ft.
Total length: 180.0 ft.
Also called
Interurban Railroad Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.69931, -86.45702   (decimal degrees)
39°41'58" N, 86°27'25" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/546551/4394525 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Plainfield
Inventory number
BH 54015 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • January 14, 2022: Updated by Luke: Removed category "Indiana Rail Road (1986)"; Replaced with correct interurban category "Indiana Railroad"
  • October 19, 2012: Photo imported by Luke Harden
  • October 19, 2012: Updated by J.P.: Added categories "Terre Haute Indianapolis and Eastern", "Railroad", "Indiana Railroad"

Sources 

  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Luke

Comments 

Cartersburg Bridge
Posted October 19, 2012, by J.P. (wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com)

There are post card photos out there if you Google Cartersburg railroad bridge Indiana. Not sure what the copyright on them are.