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Nichols Ridge Road Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Bill Eichelberger in July 2010

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BH Photo #169131

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Truss bridge over small creek near Nichols Ridge
Location
Adams County, Ohio
Status
Open to traffic, Weight Limit of 1 Ton posted
History
Built 1931
Design
Truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 44.0 ft.
Total length: 56.1 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.93912, -83.48862   (decimal degrees)
38°56'21" N, 83°29'19" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/284307/4312966 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Peebles
Inventory numbers
OH 137693 (Ohio bridge number)
ODOT 137693 (Ohio Dept. of Transportation structure file number)
BH 35863 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Adams County, Ohio (36)
Built 1931 (839)
Built during 1930s (10,965)
Ohio (3,027)
Open (38,079)
Owned by township (2,465)
Span length 25-50 feet (14,564)
Through truss (13,740)
Total length 50-75 feet (8,836)
Truss (30,744)
Warren through truss (1,529)
Warren truss (6,031)

Update Log 

  • October 4, 2011: Updated by Daniel Hopkins: This is not a R&R Bridge, its a common wooden car-bridge
  • July 8, 2010: Updated by Bill Eichelberger: Added truss type.
  • April 1, 2010: Updated by Bill Eichelberger: Mapped

Sources 

  • Bill Eichelberger
  • Daniel Hopkins - chimera [at] clovermail [dot] net