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KBSR - CR 400 Overpass

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KBSR CR400 Bridge

Overview

Photo taken by John Marvig in November 2022

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BH Photo #546118

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Facts 

Overview
Closed-spandrel arch bridge over CR N 400 W on Kankakee Beaverville and Southern Railroad
Location
Tippecanoe County, Indiana
Status
Open to traffic
Railroads
- Cleveland, Cincinnati, Chicago & St. Louis Railway (CCC&StL; Big Four)
- Kankakee, Beaverville & Southern Railroad (KBSR)
- New York Central Railroad (NYC)
Design
Closed-spandrel arch
Dimensions
Span length: 40.0 ft.
Total length: 40.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.46293, -86.98037   (decimal degrees)
40°27'47" N, 86°58'49" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/501664/4479139 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Lafayette West
Inventory number
BH 54145 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • November 23, 2022: New photos from John Marvig
  • November 20, 2022: Updated by John Marvig: Added information
  • October 24, 2012: Updated by J.P.: Added category "Kankakee, Beaverville and Southern Railroad"

Sources 

  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • John Marvig - marvigj27 [at] gmail [dot] com

Comments 

KBSR - CR 400 Overpass
Posted November 14, 2022, by John Marvig

I actually just visited this bridge yesterday (11/13/22), and it was still intact. There was another stone arch to the east that was replaced recently.

KBSR - CR 400 Overpass
Posted November 14, 2022, by Jeff Wieland (jjwieland [at] gmail [dot] com)

From Google maps imagery, bridge appears to have been replaced, perhaps as part of the same project that replaced the similar Newman Rd bridge.