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DCRR - Patoka River Bridge #1

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Photo taken by Nick in February 2011

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BH Photo #223138

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
Railroad Bridge over the Patoka River Southwest of Dubois
Location
Dubois County, Indiana
Status
Appears to be open to traffic
Railroads
- Dubois County Railroad (DCRR)
- Southern Railway (SOU)
Design
5-panel, riveted Pratt through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.43614, -86.83530   (decimal degrees)
38°26'10" N, 86°50'07" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/514373/4254220 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Dubois
Inventory number
BH 50884 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • October 10, 2012: Updated by Tony Dillon: Added location
  • January 9, 2012: Added by Nick

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