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UTC - Atlanta Flyover

Photos 

South side

Part of a cache of photos found at an old building in Indy, a great find.

Indiana Transportation Museum and members

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BH Photo #139325

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Steel stringer bridge over Hoosier Heritage Port Authority/Indiana Transportation Musuem(nee Peru and Indianapolis, LE&W, Nickel Plate Road, N&W, Norfolk Southern, CERA Railroads) and Country Road 100 West, as well as Blischer ditch on Indiana R
Location
Atlanta, Tipton County, Indiana
Status
Lost
History
Built to carry the Indiana Union Traction's line up and over County Road 100 West and the old Lake Erie and Western Railroad which parrallels rail line from Kokomo to Noblesville.
Railroads
- Interurban
- New York, Chicago, & St. Louis Railroad (NKP)
- New York, Lake Erie & Western Railroad (NYLE&W)
- Norfolk & Western Railway (N&W)
- Union Traction Company of Indiana (UTC)
Design
Very light duty steel stringer with wood pilings supports and very large and tall Concrete end abutments. West side abutment has had entire earth fill removed and has residence currently sitting on Right of way.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.22766, -86.02795   (decimal degrees)
40°13'40" N, 86°01'41" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/582698/4453478 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Arcadia
Inventory number
BH 42276 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • April 17, 2010: New photos from James Norwood
  • April 28, 2009: New photo from James Norwood
  • April 9, 2009: Added by James Norwood