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CSX - Pigeon Creek Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by J.P. in March 2009

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BH Photo #156652

Map 

Description 

Is not designed up to standard for current weight limit, so not heavily used.

Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over Pigeon creek on CSX Railroad
Location
Vanderburgh County, Indiana
Status
Open to authorized vehicles only
Builder
- American Bridge Co. of New York
Railroads
- CSX Railroad (CSX)
- Chicago & Eastern Illinois Railroad (CEI)
- Family Lines System (FL)
- Louisville & Nashville Railroad (LN)
- Seaboard System Railroad (SBD)
Design
Through truss
Also called
CEI - Pigeon Creek Bridge
L&N - Pigeon Creek Bridge
SBD - Pigeon Creek Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.00412, -87.54014   (decimal degrees)
38°00'15" N, 87°32'25" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/452579/4206409 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Evansville North
Inventory number
BH 44289 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • September 3, 2017: Updated by Christopher Finigan: Added category "Pin-connected"
  • July 8, 2010: Updated by Bill Eichelberger: Added truss type.
  • March 23, 2010: Updated by J.P.: year built and builder, and what it carries
  • February 28, 2010: Added by J.P.

Sources 

  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Bill Eichelberger