Nickel Plate Road Deer Creek bridge
Photo taken by James Norwood
BH Photo #163863
Once part of railroad from Indianapolis to Michigan City. Today it is a pedestrian trail featuring pavement.
- Steel stringer bridge over Deer Creek on former Central Railroad of Indianapolis(nee Norfolk Southern, Norfolk and Western, Nickel Plate Road IMC line, Lake Erie and Western, Peru and Indianapolis Railroads)
- Miami, Miami County, Indiana
- Open to pedestrians
- Built to carry the second oldest rail line in Indiana from Indy to Peru, later Nickel Plate's IMC division, railroad abandoned in 1999, today it is part of the "Nickel Plate Trail" from Cassville just North of Kokomo through Peru and onto Rochester.
- - New York, Chicago, & St. Louis Railroad (NKP)
- Norfolk Southern Railway (NS)
- Steel stringer
Length of largest span: 35.0 ft.
Total length: 130.0 ft.
Deck width: 8.0 ft.
- Approximate latitude, longitude
- +40.60911, -86.10908 (decimal degrees)
40°36'33" N, 86°06'33" W (degrees°minutes'seconds")
- Approximate UTM coordinates
- 16/575369/4495747 (zone/easting/northing)
- Quadrangle map:
- 790 ft. above sea level
- Inventory number
- BH 45088 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
- April 28, 2010: Added by James Norwood