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Mackey Ferry

Photos 

Mackey Ferry

Evansville Courier & Press: September 25 1936

BH Photo #511195

Description 

The Ferry service ended after the Wabash River Memorial Bridge (SR-62/141) was completed in 1956.

Facts 

Overview
Lost Ferry across Wabash River
Location
Posey County, Indiana
Status
No longer exists
Design
Ferry crossing
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.92068, -88.01091   (decimal degrees)
37°55'14" N, 88°00'39" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/411148/4197496 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 94916 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Ferry (206)
Indiana (5,098)
Lost (28,549)
Lost 1956 (93)
Lost during 1950s (870)
Owned privately (1,929)
Posey County, Indiana (79)
State line crossing (913)
Wabash River (130)

Update Log 

  • November 2, 2021: Updated by Tony Dillon: Added stuff
  • November 2, 2021: New photos from Melissa Brand-Welch

Sources 

  • Melissa Brand-Welch - melissabrandwelch [at] msn [dot] com
  • Tony Dillon - spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com