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Boydsville Pony Truss

Photos 

The south approach

This really isn't a historical bridge (it was built in 1998) as much as it demonstrates that modern bridges can be based on old designs.

Photo taken by J.R. Manning in October 2007

BH Photo #111496

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Wheeling Creek on Plumm Street, Ch 24
Location
Belmont County, Ohio
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1998
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Span length: 118.1 ft.
Total length: 118.1 ft.
Deck width: 25.9 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.06722, -80.76750   (decimal degrees)
40°04'02" N, 80°46'03" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/519826/4435244 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Lansing
Inventory numbers
ODOT 734012 (Ohio Dept. of Transportation structure file number)
BH 36218 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 03/2015)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 77.1 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2001)
1,964

Update Log 

  • July 8, 2010: Updated by Bill Eichelberger: Added truss type.
  • February 7, 2008: Added by J.R. Manning

Sources 

  • J.R. Manning - thekitchenguy [at] sbcglobal [dot] net
  • Bill Eichelberger