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Kidwell Covered Bridge 35-05-02

Photos 

Photo taken by Anthony Dillon in July 2008

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BH Photo #116419

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Howe through truss bridge over Sunday Creek on Monserat Road (TR332)
Location
Athens County, Ohio
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1880, closed in 1978 after damage from overweight truck, recently restored and reopened to traffic.
Builders
- August Borneman
- Hocking Valley Bridge Works of Lancaster, Ohio
Design
Howe through truss
Dimensions
Span length: 96.0 ft.
Total length: 96.0 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on April 11, 1977
Also called
Monserat Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.45576, -82.10314   (decimal degrees)
39°27'21" N, 82°06'11" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/405091/4367935 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Jacksonville
Inventory numbers
NRHP 77001042 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
BH 36800 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • December 7, 2015: New photos from Jack Schmidt
  • October 8, 2015: New photos from Bill Eichelberger
  • March 12, 2014: Updated by Dave King: Added NRHP info & imported photo
  • February 20, 2010: New photos from Anthony Dillon
  • February 16, 2010: Updated by Anthony Dillon: Added GPS coordinates
  • July 4, 2008: Added by Anthony Dillon

Sources 

  • Tony Dillon - spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • Dave King - DKinghawkfan [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • Bill Eichelberger
  • Jack Schmidt - jjturtle [at] earthlink [dot] net