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PC - Johnstown bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Mike Daffron in January 2019

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BH Photo #442222

Map 

Description 

Appears like this may have been a deck truss.

Facts 

Overview
Lost Bridge over Tributary of Eel River on Former Penn Central Railroad Line
Location
Owen County, Indiana
Status
Removed but not replaced
History
Built ca. 1921
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.17246, -87.00761   (decimal degrees)
39°10'21" N, 87°00'27" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/499342/4335915 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 84150 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Indiana (4,340)
Lost (20,489)
Owen County, Indiana (79)

Update Log 

  • January 12, 2019: New photos from Mike Daffron

Sources 

  • Mike Daffron - daffmikron [at] gmail [dot] com

Comments 

PC - Johnstown bridge
Posted January 12, 2019, by Mike Daffron (daffmikron [at] gmail [dot] com)

I have been past this so many times and TODAY was the FIRST time I have seen these remains!! Really crappy here in Indiana at the moment, but I'm gonna trek out, and seek new sites, to boldly go... you know. Will post better pix ASAP.