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Erie - CR700 North Overpass

Photos 

Looking West

Photo taken by James Norwood in December 2010

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BH Photo #192601

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Deck plate girder bridge over County Road 700 North on Formerly Chicago and Indiana(nee Chicago and Atlantic, Erie, Erie Lackawanna, Erie Western Railroads)
Location
Huntington County, Indiana
Status
Intact, but abandoned
Future prospects
Available for reuse
History
Set of deck plate girder bridges over a county road carried trains on this former rail line that stretched from Chicago to New Jersey. Abandoned in early 1980's.
Railroad
- Erie Railroad (ERIE)
Design
Deck plate girder
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.93113, -85.54221   (decimal degrees)
40°55'52" N, 85°32'32" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/622731/4532134 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Bippus
Inventory number
BH 47807 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Available for reuse (218)
Closed (2,409)
Deck girder (4,500)
Erie Railroad (166)
Girder (7,958)
Huntington County, Indiana (30)
Indiana (4,198)
Plate girder (6,128)
Railroad (13,093)

Update Log 

  • January 21, 2011: Added by James Norwood

Sources 

  • James Norwood