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CSX - Big Walnut Creek Bridge

Photos 

Postcard

BH Photo #152810

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Concrete arch bridge over Big Walnut Creek on CSX Transportation northwest of Greencastle
Location
Greencastle, Putnam County, Indiana
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1906 for the Big Four Railroad
Railroads
- CSX Railroad (CSX)
- Cleveland, Cincinnati, Chicago & St. Louis Railway (CCC&StL)
- Conrail (CR)
- New York Central Railroad (NYC)
- Penn Central Railroad (PC)
Design
Open-spandrel concrete arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 85.0 ft.
Total length: 357.0 ft.
Also called
Big Four - Big Walnut Creek Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.64984, -86.88362   (decimal degrees)
39°38'59" N, 86°53'01" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/509984/4388900 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Clinton Falls
Inventory number
BH 43910 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • September 24, 2015: New photo from Jacob P. Bernard
  • November 24, 2010: New photo from Jacob P. Bernard
  • January 18, 2010: Added by Joshua Collins

Sources 

  • Joshua Collins - Bigjc1979 [at] aol [dot] com
  • Jacob P. Bernard