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Indianapolis Museum of Art East Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by John Weller in March 2009

BH Photo #135305

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Steel stringer bridge over abandoned interurban railbed on Woodstock Drive near the Indianapolis Museum of Art in Indianapolis
Location
Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built over the Terre Haute, Indianapolis & Eastern Traction Company's line from Indy to Lafayette. Line was abandoned in 1930's.
Railroads
- Indianapolis & Northwestern Traction Co. (I&NW)
- Interurban
- Terre Haute, Indianapolis, & Eastern Traction Co. (THI&E)
Design
Steel stringer
Also called
Oldfields Estate East bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.82891, -86.18350   (decimal degrees)
39°49'44" N, 86°11'01" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/569870/4409087 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Indianapolis West
Inventory number
BH 41292 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • October 12, 2013: New Street View added by Brent Tindall
  • May 9, 2010: New photos from Anthony Dillon
  • December 31, 2009: Updated by James Norwood: added Interurban info
  • March 12, 2009: Added by John Weller

Sources 

  • John Weller - jweller [at] indy [dot] rr [dot] com
  • James Norwood
  • Tony Dillon - spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • Brent Tindall - bizzat219 [at] yahoo [dot] com