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Conrail - Little Mississinewa River Panhandle Bridge

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Overview
Abandoned closed-spandrel arch bridge over Little Mississnewa River on Abandoned Conrail
Location
Union City, Randolph County, Indiana
Status
Derelict/abandoned
History
Once part of the "Panhandle Railroad" later the Pennsylvania Railroad as a route between Pittsburgh, Columbus, Logansport, and Chicago. Later became part of PennCentral, and Conrail. Formerly doubletracked, abandoned starting in the early 80's
Railroads
- Conrail (CR)
- Pennsylvania Railroad (PRR)
- Pittsburgh, Cincinnati, Chicago, & St. Louis Railroad (PCC&StL)
Design
Closed-spandrel arch
Also called
Panhandle - Little Mississinewa River Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.19754, -84.82838   (decimal degrees)
40°11'51" N, 84°49'42" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/684841/4451944 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Union City
Inventory number
BH 54130 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • October 23, 2012: Updated by J.P.: Added categories "Railroad", "Pittsburgh, Cincinnati, Chicago, & St. Louis Railroad", "Pennsylvania Railroad"

Sources 

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