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Mill Road Bridge-Conneaut Creek Bridge (Old)

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Photo taken by James Baughn in July 2009

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Description 

One of two classic concrete rainbow arches on original alignments of highway OH 7 in Ashtabula County, Ohio. The other one was rehabilitated ca 1999, but this one waits its turn for a hoped-for future rehab before it deteriorates any further.

Facts 

Overview
Through arch bridge over Conneaut Creek on Mill Road (Old OH 7)
Location
Ashtabula County, Ohio
Status
Intact but closed to all traffic
History
Built ca 1925; closed to traffic 2011
Design
Concrete through arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 149.9 ft.
Total length: 224.1 ft.
Deck width: 22.3 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 17.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.93771, -80.56344   (decimal degrees)
41°56'16" N, 80°33'48" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/536190/4642952 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Conneaut
Average daily traffic (as of 1951)
400
Inventory numbers
ODOT 461288 (Ohio Dept. of Transportation structure file number)
BH 27259 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of December 1991)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 43.4 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

Arch (11,420)
Ashtabula County, Ohio (101)
Built 1925 (1,205)
Built during 1920s (9,296)
Bypassed (157)
Closed (2,541)
Have street view (24,753)
OH 7 (5)
Ohio (3,027)
Owned by city (4,813)
Rainbow arch (240)
Span length 125-175 feet (3,946)
Total length 175-250 feet (3,991)

Update Log 

  • August 15, 2018: New photos from Dana and Kay Klein
  • August 14, 2018: Updated by Dana and Kay Klein: Sequenced/name consistance adjustment
  • September 9, 2015: New Street View added by David Backlin
  • September 8, 2015: New photos from Roger Deschner
  • July 22, 2009: New photos from James Baughn

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Mill Road Bridge
Posted February 24, 2013, by Doug Angerman (adlerbeagle [at] gmail [dot] com)

Closed to traffic May 2011