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Pumphouse Road Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Greg Hall

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BH Photo #148725

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over Beaver Creek on Pumphouse Road in Springfield
Location
Springfield, Clark County, Ohio
Status
Pedestrian traffic only now
History
Built 1905 by the Rogers Iron Co.; rehabilitated 1967
Builder
- Rogers Iron Co. of Springfield, Ohio
Design
Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 103.0 ft.
Total length: 107.0 ft.
Deck width: 16.1 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 12.6 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.94083, -83.75833   (decimal degrees)
39°56'27" N, 83°45'30" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/264330/4424833 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Springfield
Elevation
961 ft. above sea level
Inventory numbers
ODOT 1261630 (Ohio Dept. of Transportation structure file number)
BH 27366 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • November 12, 2011: New photos from Bill Eichelberger
  • July 29, 2009: Updated by Greg Hall: added elevation

Sources 

  • Greg Hall - cyclebay [at] aol [dot] com
  • Janis Ford
  • Bill Eichelberger

Comments 

Pumphouse Road Bridge
Posted November 29, 2009, by Anthony Dillon (spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com)

Nice details on this bridge! Being that this may well be the only surviving example from this builder, and that it is a hometown product......Springfield would be crazy not to restore it!

Pumphouse Road Bridge
Posted July 29, 2009, by Greg Hall (cyclebay [at] aol [dot] com)

Road closed, now Bicycle/jogging trail

Photo 1- Looking North/West (East side)

Photo 2- Looking North

Photo 3- Looking South

Photo 4- Dam/Waterfall East of bridge

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