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PC - Eel River Bridge (Liberty Mills)

Facts 

Overview
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over Eel River on Former Penn Central RR
Location
Liberty Mills, Wabash County, Indiana
Status
Removed
History
Once part of a rail line from Logansport to Butler, Indiana. Line has a colorful history, but was abandoned over this bridge in 1975. Bridge spans removed in early 1980's..
Railroads
- Detroit, Eel River, & Illinois Railroad (DER&I)
- Penn Central Railroad (PC)
- Pennsylvania Railroad (PRR)
- Wabash Railroad (WAB)
Design
Deck plate girder
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.03528, -85.73926   (decimal degrees)
41°02'07" N, 85°44'21" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/605974/4543439 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
South Whitley West
Inventory number
BH 52010 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • April 9, 2012: Added by James Norwood

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