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Sugar Creek-Slabtown Rd. Bridge

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Slabtown Rd. Bridge

Photo taken by Brian McKee Oct. 29, 1011

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BH Photo #219122

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Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Sugar Creek on TR 165
Location
Allen County, Ohio
Status
Closed due to accident
Future prospects
Unknown
History
Built 1941
Design
Warren pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 46.9 ft.
Total length: 49.9 ft.
Deck width: 24.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.80667, -84.05000   (decimal degrees)
40°48'24" N, 84°02'60" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/748839/4521484 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Cairo
Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
2,098
Inventory numbers
ODOT 236829 (Ohio Dept. of Transportation structure file number)
BH 27218 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of November 2017)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 47.5 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

Allen County, Ohio (52)
Built 1941 (439)
Built during 1940s (3,877)
Closed (2,544)
Functionally obsolete (7,286)
Have street view (25,193)
Ohio (3,102)
Owned by county (19,940)
Pony truss (15,638)
Span length 25-50 feet (14,863)
Total length 25-50 feet (10,663)
Truss (31,047)
Warren pony truss (3,176)
Warren truss (6,207)

Update Log 

  • October 30, 2011: New photos from Brian McKee
  • October 27, 2011: New Street View added by K. A. Erickson
  • May 17, 2011: Updated by Ian Anderson: Closed due to auto accident

Sources 

  • Ian Anderson - macsignals [at] gmail [dot] com
  • K. A. Erickson
  • Brian McKee - bjmckee51 [at] yahoo [dot] com

Comments 

Sugar Creek-Slabtown Rd. Bridge
Posted July 25, 2017, by William Roha (billroha [at] gmail [dot] com)

July 2014 Streetview image shows this bridge open. Unless there was another accident after the 2011 accident that seems to be the reason this bridge is listed as closed.

Sugar Creek TR 165 Bridge
Posted September 17, 2009, by janis Ford (jford3 [at] columbus [dot] rr [dot] com)

9/13/09 Bridge is still there. Running late & didn't take a photo.