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Carmi - Mt. Vernon Ferry

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Carmi - Mt. Vernon Ferry

Evansville Courier & Press: August 1 1952

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BH Photo #511206

Description 

A second ferry that closed after the building of the Wabash River Memorial Bridge

Facts 

Overview
Lost Ferry Crossing over Wabash River
Location
Posey County, Indiana, and White County, Illinois
Status
No longer exists
Design
Ferry crossing
Also called
Dogtown Ferry
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.98000, -88.01111   (decimal degrees)
37°58'48" N, 88°00'40" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/411202/4204078 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 94917 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Ferry (206)
Illinois (4,930)
Indiana (5,098)
Lost (28,544)
Lost 1956 (93)
Lost during 1950s (870)
Owned privately (1,929)
Posey County, Indiana (79)
State line crossing (913)
Wabash River (130)
White County, Illinois (74)

Update Log 

  • November 2, 2021: Added by Melissa Brand-Welch

Sources 

  • Melissa Brand-Welch - melissabrandwelch [at] msn [dot] com