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CFE - 3rd Street Overpass

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South side

Photo taken by James Norwood

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BH Photo #178168

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Facts 

Overview
Pony/through plate girder bridge over 3rd Street on Chicago Fort Wayne and Eastern Railroad via lease from CSX Transportation(nee Pennsylvania Railroad, Penn Central, Conrail, Norfolk Southern Railway)
Location
Plymouth, Marshall County, Indiana
Status
Open to traffic
History
Once hosted named passenger trains including the "Broadway Limited", later Amtrak, today only one track see action, and possible Fiber Optic Cable line graces other road bed.
Railroads
- Chicago, Ft. Wayne, & Eastern Railroad (CFE)
- Conrail (CR)
- Genesee & Wyoming Inc. (G&W)
- Norfolk Southern Railway (NS)
- Pennsylvania Railroad (PRR)
Design
Pony/through plate girder
Also called
PRR - 3rd Street Overpass
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.33958, -86.31648   (decimal degrees)
41°20'22" N, 86°18'59" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/557189/4576679 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Plymouth
Inventory number
BH 46249 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • November 9, 2013: New Street View added by Brent Tindall
  • September 19, 2010: Added by James Norwood

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