Old alignment of State Road 120

This bridge across the Pigeon River in LaGrange County is part of a 1920s alignment of State Road 120 no longer in use. It is a little south of the present alignment of the state road, and west of the Jim Stark Nature Preserve Park. State Road 120 is one of the busiest highways in the northern part of the state, sometimes coming close enough to the state line to actually see Michigan land.

Previous alignment of State Road 120


About historynut11

My name is Tim Ashley and I am a newspaper editor/reporter/photographer in Milford, Indiana, and live in nearby Goshen, Indiana. A deeply held and sincere passion of mine is history and learning from the past. I enjoy a wide variety of history topics, but particularly local history, noted American highways (Lincoln Highway and Route 66), railroad history and the Civil War. I believe we can learn much from the past and that past shapes who we are today. I also enjoy visiting museums and historical sites, as well as taking photos of remnants from the past still standing.
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