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Indiana Southern Railroad County Line Road Overpass

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

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Facts 

Overview
Lost Deck girder bridge over Indiana Southern Railroad on County Line Road
Location
Owen County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1905; replaced 1994
Design
Deck girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 18.0 ft.
Total length: 42.0 ft.
Deck width: 18.4 ft.
Also called
Owen County Bridge Number 175
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.34233, -86.66661   (decimal degrees)
39°20'32" N, 86°39'60" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/528728/4354818 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 87479 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • December 14, 2019: Added by Mike Daffron

Sources 

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

Comments 

Indiana Southern Railroad County Line Road Overpass
Posted December 14, 2019, by Mike Daffron (daffmikron [at] gmail [dot] com)

Used to go over this rickety-ass bridge a lot in high school on our way to the then-opened Secrest Ferry bridge. Quite the party destination back in the day.