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B&O Skunk Run Bridge

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Photo taken by Jaknouse

License: Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike (CC BY-SA)

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Facts 

Overview
Stone arch bridge over Skunk Run on Old B&O Railroad
Location
Athens County, Ohio
Status
Intact but closed to all traffic
Future prospects
To be used as part of The Athens-Belpre Rail Trail
History
Built 1874
Railroads
- Baltimore & Ohio Railroad (B&O; BO)
- Rail-to-trail
Design
Stone arch
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.23876, -81.79586   (decimal degrees)
39°14'20" N, 81°47'45" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/431316/4343573 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 71465 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

19th Century (6,182)
Arch (11,192)
Athens County, Ohio (23)
Baltimore & Ohio Railroad (285)
Built 1874 (70)
Built during 1870s (897)
Closed (2,405)
Deck arch (10,431)
Ohio (2,919)
Owned by state (13,656)
Preserved (1,057)
Rail-to-trail (1,301)
Stone arch (2,649)

Update Log 

  • March 24, 2016: New photo from Luke
  • March 24, 2016: Added by J.P.

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