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NS - Ashtabula River Bridge

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Taken from spring st.bridge looking south

Photo taken by Russell Blackburn in September 2013

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BH Photo #265648

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Overview
Deck plate girder bridge over Ashtabula River on Norfolk Southern Railway in Ashtabula
Location
Ashtabula, Ashtabula County, Ohio
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1902, rehabilitated 1944
Railroad
- Norfolk Southern Railway (NS)
Design
Deck plate girder
Dimensions
Total length: 821.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.86272, -80.77968   (decimal degrees)
41°51'46" N, 80°46'47" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/518285/4634558 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Ashtabula South
Inventory number
BH 54810 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • March 24, 2015: New photos from Russell Blackburn
  • September 3, 2013: New photos from Russell Blackburn
  • December 5, 2012: Added by Russell Blackburn

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NS - Ashtabula River Bridge
Posted July 18, 2017, by Ed Hollowell (erhollowell [at] aol [dot] com)

I might have been joking....

NS - Ashtabula River Bridge
Posted July 18, 2017, by Tony Dillon (spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com)

Makes sense now Ed... Not sure just what he thinks the Bridgehunter Nation can do about it though!

NS - Ashtabula River Bridge
Posted July 17, 2017, by Ed Hollowell (erhollowell [at] aol [dot] com)

He must mean Need Stuck, one of the local river warrens who likes to do surprise boardings at this bridge and check boaters safety equipment.

NS - Ashtabula River Bridge
Posted July 16, 2017, by Tony Dillon (spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com)

Not sure what you mean here Alex... But anyway good luck with complaining to the railroad!

NS - Ashtabula River Bridge
Posted July 16, 2017, by Alex mullen (Ron [dot] mullen [at] realalloy [dot] com)

We have need stuck on our boat 3 times in the last 2 months for over 2 hours each time. Please fix this. We plan to file complaints.