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UTC - West Elwood Flyover

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Bridge over Current Norfolk Southern Railway (ex- Norfolk and Western Railway, Nickel Plate, Lake Erie and Western Railroad) on Former Indiana Railroad(nee Indiana Union Traction Interurban, others) in West Elwood
Location
West Elwood, Tipton County, Indiana
Status
Lost
History
Built to carry the interurban over the LE&W tracks on it's line from Tipton to Alexandria. Bridge and North approach removed long time ago. South approach and all fill recently reportedly removed, no trace remains today.
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)
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.27551, -85.86610   (decimal degrees)
40°16'32" N, 85°51'58" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/596400/4458953 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Elwood
Inventory number
BH 42616 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • May 26, 2009: Added by James Norwood

Sources 

  • James Norwood