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Poasttown Bridge (1916 span)

Photo 

Poasttown Bridge

1940 view

Photo from Middletown Library

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

BH Photo #476872

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Great Miami River on SR 4 Germantown Road
Location
Middletown, Butler County, Ohio
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
Builder
- Oregonia Bridge Co. of Lebanon, Ohio
Design
Pratt through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.53903, -84.38375   (decimal degrees)
39°32'20" N, 84°23'01" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/724831/4379864 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 90039 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Butler County, Ohio (60)
Lost (28,506)
Lost 1956 (92)
Lost during 1950s (865)
Middletown, Ohio (10)
Ohio (4,195)
Oregonia Bridge Co. (31)
Owned by state (16,561)
Pratt through truss (6,059)
Pratt truss (10,301)
Replaced by new bridge (19,388)
Through truss (16,797)
Truss (35,479)

Update Log 

  • November 6, 2021: Updated by Tony Dillon: Added truss type
  • July 22, 2020: Updated by Tony Dillon: Added builder
  • July 22, 2020: New photo from Geoff Hubbs

Sources 

  • Geoff Hubbs
  • Tony Dillon - spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com