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NS - Grindstone Creek Stone Arch

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NS Grindstone Creek Bridge

Overview. I will return for better photos soon..

Photo taken by John Marvig in November 2022

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BH Photo #546109

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Stone arch bridge over Grindstone Creek on Norfolk Southern Railway Company
Location
Fountain County, Indiana
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1873
Builder
- Bernhardt Ahrens of Attica, Indiana
Railroads
- Norfolk Southern Railway (NS)
- Wabash Railroad (WAB)
Design
Stone arch
Dimensions
Total length: 47.0 ft.
Also called
Wabash
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.33950, -87.12179   (decimal degrees)
40°20'22" N, 87°07'18" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/489655/4465446 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Westpoint
Inventory number
BH 53993 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

19th Century (9,409)
Arch (12,829)
Bernhardt Ahrens (1)
Built 1873 (131)
Built during 1870s (1,459)
Deck arch (12,051)
Fountain County, Indiana (79)
Have street view (30,157)
Indiana (5,225)
Norfolk Southern Railway (2,183)
Open (41,355)
Owned by railroad (14,005)
Railroad (16,930)
Stone arch (3,351)
Total length 25-50 feet (11,668)
Wabash Railroad (604)

Update Log 

  • November 23, 2022: New photos from John Marvig
  • July 1, 2021: Updated by Luke: Added builder and date
  • July 5, 2020: Updated by John Marvig: added information
  • October 19, 2012: Updated by J.P.: Added categories "Norfolk Southern Railway", "Railroad"
  • October 18, 2012: Added by J.P.

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