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North Pole Covered Bridge 35-08-23

Photos 

Photo taken by Bill Eichelberger

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BH Photo #126219

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Covered bridge over Eagle Creek on North Pole Road (CR 13)
Location
Brown County, Ohio
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1875; rehabilitated 1965; damaged by flooding in 1997
Design
Covered Smith through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 153.9 ft.
Total length: 166.0 ft.
Deck width: 15.4 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 10.0 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.75000, -83.77317   (decimal degrees)
38°45'00" N, 83°46'23" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/259003/4292686 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Maysville West
Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
104
Inventory numbers
ODOT 833126 (Ohio Dept. of Transportation structure file number)
WGCB 35-08-23 (World Guide to Covered Bridges number)
BH 27329 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of December 2017)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 22.2 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

19th Century (6,775)
Brown County, Ohio (34)
Built 1875 (100)
Built during 1870s (976)
Covered (1,517)
NR-eligible (3,998)
Non-Select (300)
Ohio (3,055)
One-lane traffic (7,536)
Open (38,303)
Owned by county (19,643)
Smith truss (37)
Span length 125-175 feet (3,959)
Structurally deficient (17,173)
Through truss (13,775)
Total length 125-175 feet (5,591)
Truss (30,840)
Wooden deck (5,984)

Update Log 

  • December 8, 2015: New photos from Jack Schmidt
  • March 19, 2014: Photo imported by Dave King
  • September 16, 2009: New photos from Brian McKee
  • October 16, 2008: New photo from Bill Eichelberger

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