Rating:
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Sherman Dr. Railroad Overpass

Photos 

Overview (Looking North)

Photo taken by James McCray in December 2012

Enlarge

BH Photo #246341

Map 

Street View 

Description 

Bridge has original PA Railroad date and advertisement markers.

Facts 

Overview
Slab bridge over Sherman Dr. on CSX Railroad (Old PA RR)
Location
Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1916
Railroad
- Pennsylvania Railroad (PRR)
Design
Slab
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.75519, -86.10197   (decimal degrees)
39°45'19" N, 86°06'07" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/576929/4400972 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Indianapolis East
Inventory number
BH 55158 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built 1916 (625)
Built during 1910s (8,717)
Have street view (21,886)
Indiana (4,196)
Indianapolis, Indiana (142)
Marion County, Indiana (174)
Open (36,396)
Owned by railroad (9,753)
Pennsylvania Railroad (515)
Slab (1,508)

Update Log 

  • January 8, 2013: Updated by James McCray: Added category "Pennsylvania Railroad"

Sources 

  • James McCray - jamesinslocomb [at] yahoo [dot] com

Comments 

Sherman Dr. Railroad Overpass
Posted July 10, 2017, by Gloria J Burton (demichieliburton [at] gmail [dot] com)

What are/were the brick walls with arches north and south of the bridge?