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CR175N Overpass

Photos 

Photo courtesy of the Indiana State Department of Natural Resource, Division of Historic Preservation and Archaeology.

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BH Photo #180198

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over CSX Transportation on CR 175 North
Location
Noble County, Indiana
Status
Open to traffic.
Future prospects
Slated for demolition (without replacement) in 2017
Builder
- American Bridge Co. of New York (Likely fabricator)
Railroads
- Baltimore & Ohio Railroad (B&O; BO)
- CSX Railroad (CSX)
Design
Pinned and riveted Warren pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 59.0 ft.
Total length: 119.1 ft.
Deck width: 16.4 ft.
Also called
County Bridge #135
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.37694, -85.32306   (decimal degrees)
41°22'37" N, 85°19'23" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/640229/4581959 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Kendallville
Inventory numbers
INNBI 5700067 (Indiana bridge number on the National Bridge Inventory)
BH 16730 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 04/2015)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 25.7 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2011)
40

Update Log 

  • May 9, 2017: Updated by Tony Dillon: Doomed
  • March 5, 2012: Updated by Nathan Holth: This bridge is not demolished, open to traffic.
  • October 2, 2010: Updated by Anthony Dillon: Unknown status, but presumed to be lost

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Comments 

CR175N Overpass
Posted May 9, 2017, by Tony Dillon (spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com)

Bad news for all 3 Noble County RR overpasses.

http://m.kpcnews.com/news/latest/new_era/article_f7096416-25...

CR175N Overpass
Posted April 7, 2015, by don quinn (gasman2000xxx [at] yahoo [dot] com)

as of 4-6-15 this bridge is still there