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19th Street Bridge

Photo 

ca. 1910 photo

Courtesy of Wayne County Historical Society

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BH Photo #443521

Map 

Description 

Endposts appear to be columns. Stone abutments are still extant.

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pony truss bridge over Pennsylvania Railroad tracks on 19th Street
Location
Richmond, Wayne County, Indiana
Status
Removed but not replaced
History
Built ca. 1880's
Railroad
- Pennsylvania Railroad (PRR)
Design
Pratt pony truss
Also called
19th Street Overpass
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.83605, -84.87641   (decimal degrees)
39°50'10" N, 84°52'35" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/681709/4411718 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 84449 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Indiana (4,993)
Lost (26,390)
Lost 1976 (92)
Lost during 1970s (847)
Pennsylvania Railroad (961)
Pony truss (16,569)
Pratt pony truss (3,756)
Pratt truss (9,670)
Richmond, Indiana (33)
Truss (33,892)
Wayne County, Indiana (137)

Update Log 

  • February 11, 2019: New photo from Tony Dillon

Sources 

Comments 

19th Street Bridge
Posted June 5, 2021, by Tony Dillon (spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com)

Indeed it does. I pass by those old abutments quite often when I'm in Richmond.

19th Street Bridge
Posted June 4, 2021, by Art S. (Asuckewer [at] knite [dot] com)

This thing either has keystone or cast endposts!