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B&O - Wabash River Bridge

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B&O - Wabash River Bridge

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Photo taken by Douglas Butler in November 2016

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BH Photo #369939

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Overview
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Wabash River on Baltimore & Ohio
Location
Knox County, Indiana, and Lawrence County, Illinois
Status
Destroyed by flooding
History
Destroyed by flooding in 1913 and replaced
Railroads
- Baltimore & Ohio Railroad (B&O; BO)
- CSX Railroad (CSX)
- Chessie System
Design
Pratt through truss swing
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.68633, -87.52850   (decimal degrees)
38°41'11" N, 87°31'43" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/454035/4282101 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Vincennes
Inventory number
BH 74330 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • September 14, 2017: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • November 10, 2016: Added by Douglas Butler

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Sources 

  • Douglas Butler
  • Flickr - Info