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Mohican Police Firing Range Bridge

Photos 

wooden bracing

Photo taken by David Case in November 2017

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BH Photo #410179

Map 

Street View 

Description 

The deck on this bridge is now rotted out with many holes in it. The shooting range is grown up now probably because of lack of access with this bridge is such poor condition.

Facts 

Overview
Half-hip Pratt pony truss bridge over Horsetail Run on Road
Location
Ashland County, Ohio
Status
Totally closed, collapse imminent.
History
Built ca.1880
Builder
- Wrought Iron Bridge Co. of Canton, Ohio
Design
Pratt pinned half-hip pony truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.60711, -82.26605   (decimal degrees)
40°36'26" N, 82°15'58" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/392891/4495914 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Jelloway
Inventory number
BH 54772 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

19th Century (6,208)
Ashland County, Ohio (29)
Built 1880 (151)
Built during 1880s (1,644)
Closed (2,429)
Half-hip Pratt pony truss (388)
Have street view (22,458)
Ohio (2,920)
Pin-connected (3,265)
Pony truss (15,068)
Pratt pony truss (3,190)
Pratt truss (8,051)
Truss (29,505)
Wrought Iron Bridge Co. (286)

Update Log 

  • November 6, 2017: New photos from David Case
  • June 5, 2013: Updated by J.P.: added builder and CA date
  • December 3, 2012: Added by Luke Harden

Sources 

  • Luke
  • David Case
  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com