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B&O - Bellaire Bridge (Old)

Photo 

Public Domain: Published Prior to 1923

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BH Photo #436129

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Whipple through truss bridge over Ohio River on Baltimore & Ohio Railroad
Location
Benwood, Belmont County, Ohio
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1869-1871
Builders
- B&O Mount Clare Shops of Baltimore, Maryland (Bollman Deck Trusses)
- Jacob H. Linville of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
- Keystone Bridge Co. of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (Linville-Piper Variant Whipple Trusses)
Railroad
- Baltimore & Ohio Railroad (B&O; BO)
Design
Linville-Piper Variant Whipple through trusses
Bollman deck trusses
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.01513, -80.73896   (decimal degrees)
40°00'54" N, 80°44'20" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/522277/4429469 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 83116 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • October 15, 2018: Added by Luke

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Sources 

  • Luke