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DCRR - Patoka River Bridge #2

Description 

This is one of three bridges on the Dubois County Railroad line that is owned by the Indiana Railway Museum out of French Lick. The line was originally built by the Southern Railway.

Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over Patoka River on Dubois County Railroad
Location
Dubois County, Indiana
Status
Open to traffic
Railroads
- Dubois County Railroad (DCRR)
- Southern Railway (SOU)
Design
5-panel, riveted Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Span length: 135.0 ft.
Total length: 135.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.43100, -86.87108   (decimal degrees)
38°25'52" N, 86°52'16" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/511251/4253645 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Dubois
Inventory number
BH 49125 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • July 17, 2011: Added by James Simmons

Sources 

  • James Simmons - james [at] simmons [dot] net

Comments 

Patoka River Bridge
Posted July 17, 2011, by Tony Dillon (spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com)

Is this the same bridge as BH 49124? Are they on the county line?