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South Shore - Main Entrance Overpass

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Photo taken by David Wilson

License: Creative Commons Attribution (CC BY)

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BH Photo #467520

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Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Main Entrance Drive (Formerly a NYC Railroad ROW) on Chicago SouthShore and South Bend Railroad
Location
Burns Harbor, Porter County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built ?; Replaced 1966
Railroads
- Chicago, South Shore, & South Bend Railroad (CSS)
- Interurban
- New York Central Railroad (NYC)
- Northern Indiana Commuter Transportation District (NICTD)
Design
Pratt through truss
Also called
South Shore/NYC Overpass
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.62180, -87.12407   (decimal degrees)
41°37'18" N, 87°07'27" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/489664/4607794 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 88478 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • March 10, 2020: New photo from Luke

Sources 

  • Luke