Old US 40/National Road alignment in Putnam County, Indiana
An old US 40 alignment, with a 1920s bridge and period concrete pavement, in Putnam County, Indiana.
Abandoned US 40 bridge west of Plainfield, Indiana
An abandoned bridge next to US 40 near Plainfield, Indiana.
single frame: The last one-lane bridge on an Indiana highway
A barrel shot of a one-lane bridge on Indiana State Road 225.
Twisty highways in southern Indiana
Photos and stories from a great road trip I made over Labor Day weekend in 2006.
single frame: Endangered pony-truss bridge on the Dixie Highway
Pony-truss bridge on old SR 37 south of Martinsville.
Being rebuilt: the destroyed 1892 Holliday Road bridge
Saved: the incredibly badly damaged 1892 O’Neal Bridge in southeastern Boone County, Indiana.
It’s always a good day when I get to drive across the Astronaut David Wolf Bridge!
A quick drive over the last steel-truss bridge in all of Indianapolis.
Adding the Michigan Road to the modern Indiana highway system
The story of how the Michigan Road was added to the state highway system, bit by bit.
Revisiting the Canon PowerShot S80
Looking back at my first decent digital camera, the Canon PowerShot S80.
Mysteries solved, puzzles revealed in the route of the Michigan Road through Indiana
Looking at maps of the original Michigan Road surveys reveals that the route of the Historic Michigan Road Byway isn’t quite right in a couple places. We’re choosing to be okay with that.
A visit to the Michigan Road sycamores
A gray-day visit to the sycamores that line the Michigan Road just south of Logansport.