Tuesday, May 17, 2011

US Route 50 - Indiana



US Route 50
Beginning Terminus - Maryland 528 at Ocean City Maryland
Ending Terminus - I 80 in Sacremento, California.

US 50 In Indiana

US Route 50 enters Indiana from Ohio about two and a quarter miles east of its intersection with Indiana State Road 1. It leaves Indiana by crossing the Wabash River just north of Vincennes, Indiana into Illinois. It crosses Knox, Daviess, Martin, Lawrence, Jackson, Jennings, Ripley, and Dearborn Counties.

US Route 50 In Martin County
Length - About 16.6 Miles

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US 50 enters Martin County, and Loogootee, about 13 miles east of its intersection with Indiana State Road 57 in Daviess County at the town of Washington. US 50 and US150 are running in conjunction at this point. About 1.1 mile east US 50 encounters US 231, which is running in conjunction with Indiana State Road 45. This intersection is in downtown Loogootee. About .2 miles east of this intersection Indiana State Road 550 enters from the southeast. About 5.6 miles east US 50 intersects Indiana State Road 450 as it comes down from the north. About 1.4 miles southeast from this intersection US 150 parts company with US 50 and heads south at Shoals, Indiana. About 6.9 miles east of this intersection US 50 exits Martin County and enters Lawrence County.

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US Route 50 In Lawrence County
Length - About 28.3 Miles

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US 50 enters Lawrence County about 8.2 miles from its intersection with US 150 in Martin County. About 2.4 miles from the county line it intersects Indiana State Road 60. About 9.3 miles northeast of this intersection US 50 intersects Indiana State Road 37. US 50 and Indiana State Road 37 run in conjunction on a north/south axis for about 4.9 miles. At this point, just west of Bedford, Indiana State Roads 158/450 intersect US 50 at this intersection where Indiana State Road 158 ends. US 50/Indiana State Road 450 continue east through Bedford. 10.1 miles east US 50 intersects Indiana State Road 446. 3.6 miles east of this intersection US 50 leaves Lawrence County and enters Jackson County.

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US Route 50 In Jackson County



Length - About 30 Miles

US Route 50 enters Jackson on the western boundary from Lawrence County fourteen miles west of Brownstown, Indiana. About 4.8 miles east Indiana State Road 235 intersects it on its way to Medora, Indiana. Indiana State Road 39 intersects US 50 about 2.5 miles east of Brownstown. It intersects Indiana State Road 135 North about 4.6 miles west of Brownstown, which follows it for almost three miles, where it branches off south towards Salem, Indiana. In Brownstown Indiana State Road 250 intersects it, and veers southeast on its way to Patriot, Indiana. About 9.5 miles east, US Route 50 bissects Seymour, Indiana. In Seymour, it intersects Indiana State Road 11 South which follows it for .3 miles until it branches off towards Columbus, Indiana. Approximately 2.25 miles east of the intersection with Indiana State Road 11 North US Route 50 intersects Interstate 65, which it accesses via Exit 50. Just a quarter mile east it intersects US Route 31. About 1.3 miles east, it passes Muscatatuck National Wildlife Refuge. US Route 50 leaves Jackson County about .76 miles east of the Refuge, and enters Jennings County, after traveling approximately 30 miles across Jackson County.

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US Route 50 In Jennings County
Length - About 49.7 Miles




US Route 50 enters Jennings County about 2.6 miles from its intersection with Interstate 64 in Jackson County. About 10 miles east it intersects Indiana State Roads 3/7 in downtown North Vernon. About 11.1 miles east of this intersection US 50 exits Jennings County and enters Ripley County.

US Route 50 In Ripley County
Length - 18.5 miles
Versailles State Park - Versailles State Park - US 50

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US Route 50 enters Ripley County from the east one mile east of its intersection with Indiana State Route 101. Three and one quarter miles west it encounters Indiana State Road 129. It intersects US 421 at Versailles, Indiana three and three quarter miles further after passing through Versailles State Park. US Route 421 exits north on its way to Osgood one mile west, and US Route 50 leaves Ripley County four and a nine miles west of this intersection after passing through Holton, Indiana.













US 50 in Dearborn County
Length - Approximately 21.5 miles

US 50 enters Dearborn County from Ripley County about one mile east of its intersection with Indiana State Road 129. It intersects Indiana State Road 62 about 4.25 miles east at Dillsboro. About 8.8 miles east of Dillsboro US Route 50 intersects Indiana State Road 56 and Indiana State Road 350 at Aurora. About .5 miles further east it intersects Indiana State Road 148. Indiana State Road 48 intersects US Route 50 about 2.5 miles from this intersection as it travels from Manchester. 3.06 miles further east US Route 50 intersects Indiana State Road 1. At this intersection is an access ramp to Interstate 275. US Route 50 exits Dearborn County and Indiana about 2.31 miles to the east, where it enters the state of Ohio.

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  2. […] US Route 50 passes from nearby Lawrenceburg, Indiana on the east as it travels through Versailles, Seymour, Bedford and Vincennes, Indiana to the west. Indiana State Road 56 wends along the Ohio river on its way to Madison, Indiana and Indiana State Road 148 connects with Indiana State Road 48 to the north. Indiana State Road 350 travels west to Osgood, Indiana and intersects US 421 there. […]

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  5. […] US Route 50 bissects Brownstown, Indiana, connecting it with Seymour to the east and Bedford to the west. Indiana State Road 250 branches off US 50 on its way to the Ohio River. The CSX rail line touches the northern edge of the town. Indiana State Road enters from the southeast and Indiana State Road 135connects it with Vallonia to the southwest. […]

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