Indiana State Road 42

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State Road 42 marker

State Road 42
Route information
Maintained by INDOT
Length: 62.58 mi[1] (100.71 km)
Major junctions
West end: SR 46
  US 231 at Cloverdale
East end: SR 67 / SR 144
Location
Counties: Vigo, Clay, Owen, Putnam, Morgan
Highway system
  • Indiana State Roads
US 41 SR 43

State Road 42 (SR 42) is an east–west road in Central Indiana. Its western terminus is at State Road 46 in Terre Haute. Its eastern terminus is at State Road 67 and State Road 144 in Mooresville.

Route description[edit]

From the western terminus with SR 46, SR 42 heads east out of Terre Haute, paralleling Interstate 70 (I-70). Before leaving Terre Haute SR 42 passes by the Terre Haute International Airport. The service road to the airport is State Road 342 (SR 342). SR 42 heads east from Terre Haute passing over I-70. SR 42 then has an intersection with State Road 59. After SR 59, SR 42 still parallels I-70 but the distance between the two routes is greater. SR 42 heads east passing through an intersection with U.S. Route 231. SR 42 heads due east then just south of Eminence SR 42 turns due north and heads through Eminence. SR 42 turns back east north of Eminence and now SR 42 parallels I-70. SR 42 passes through Crown Center and then SR 42 enters Monrovia. in Monrovia SR 42 has an intersection with State Road 39. SR 42 heads east out of Monrovia, heading towards Mooreville. In Mooreville SR 42 has intersections with State Road 267 and SR 67/SR 144.[2]

Major intersections[edit]

County Location Mile[1] km Destinations Notes
Vigo Terre Haute 0.00 0.00 SR 46 – Terre Haute Western terminus of SR 42
2.01 3.23 SR 342 south – Terre Haute International Airport Northern terminus of SR 342
Clay Posey Township 11.37 18.30 SR 59 – Linton, Brazil
Owen Jackson Township 27.37 44.05 SR 243 north – Putnamville Southern terminus of SR 243
Putnam Cloverdale 32.96 53.04 US 231 – Greencastle, Jasper
Morgan Eminence 42.61 68.57 SR 142 east Western terminus of SR 142
Monrovia 55.53 89.37 SR 39 south – Martinsville Western end of SR 39 concurrency
55.55 89.40 SR 39 north – Danville Eastern end of SR 39 concurrency
Mooresville 61.97 99.73 SR 267 north – Plainfield Southern terminus of SR 267
62.58 100.71 SR 67 / SR 144 east – Spencer, Indianapolis, Franklin Eastern terminus of SR 42; Western terminus of SR 144
1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "INDOT Roadway Referencing System" (PDF). 
  2. ^ Google Inc. "overview map of SR 42". Google Maps (Map). Cartography by Google, Inc. http://maps.google.com/maps?f=d&source=s_d&saddr=IN-42+E%2F3rd+Dr%2FPoplar+St&daddr=39.47174,-86.83984+to:39.5004534,-86.778247+to:39.56479,-86.59261+to:E+High+St&geocode=FWYnWgIddmnL-g%3BFXxKWgId4O3S-imBAjfrbONsiDF-WUgOxX_PsQ%3BFaW6WgIded7T-ikfBXWZtuVsiDFTt1PJG0QzIg%3BFfa1WwIdnrPW-imJtdBA2epsiDEXp7tOfGfuoA%3BFexdXAIdcCva-g&hl=en&mra=dpe&mrsp=1&sz=12&via=1,2,3&sll=39.507749,-86.752853&sspn=0.120259,0.3368&ie=UTF8&ll=39.523243,-86.602993&spn=0.060116,0.1684&z=13. Retrieved 2011-03-17.