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Thomas Road T-87 Bridge

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Thomas Rd. T-87 Bridge

Photo taken by Brian McKee Oct. 29, 2011

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BH Photo #219189

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Overview
Lost pony truss bridge over Sugar Creek on TR 87 (Thomas Road)
Location
Allen County, Ohio
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1921; rehabilitated 1982
Builder
- Canton Bridge Co. of Canton, Ohio (likely fabricator)
Design
Warren pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 57.1 ft.
Total length: 58.1 ft.
Deck width: 16.1 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.84589, -84.12799   (decimal degrees)
40°50'45" N, 84°07'41" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/742117/4525619 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Elida
Land survey
T. 2 S., R. 6 E., Sec. 24
Average daily traffic (as of 2000)
158
Inventory numbers
ODOT 253898 (Ohio Dept. of Transportation structure file number)
BH 27220 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of March 2014)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Imminent Failure (1 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 24.1 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • February 9, 2015: Updated by Nathan Holth: This bridge has been demolished and replaced.
  • October 31, 2011: Updated by Tony Dillon: Added builder
  • October 31, 2011: Updated by Brian McKee: Bridge is closed

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