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Clarksville Covered Bridge 35-14-01x

Photos 

Historic American Buildings Survey, Eugene F. Schrand, Photographer June 16, 1937 View From Northwest

Photo taken for the Historic American Buildings Survey

View photos at Library of Congress

BH Photo #281432

Map 

Description 

Possibly built by John C. Gregg who was known to have built many Long truss bridges in this part of Ohio.

Facts 

Overview
Lost Long through truss bridge over Todd Fork on Route 3
Location
Clinton County, Ohio
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built ca. 1870 and removed in 1962
Design
Long through truss with arches
Dimensions
Total length: 165.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.43593, -83.94422   (decimal degrees)
39°26'09" N, 83°56'39" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/246604/4369291 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Clarksville
Inventory numbers
WGCB 35-14-01x (World Guide to Covered Bridges number)
BH 60634 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

19th Century (6,360)
Built during 1870s (920)
Clinton County, Ohio (9)
Covered (1,411)
Long truss (30)
Lost (19,543)
Lost 1962 (38)
Lost during 1960s (435)
Ohio (3,027)
Replaced by new bridge (12,901)
Through truss (13,167)
Total length 125-175 feet (5,363)
Truss (29,916)

Update Log 

  • April 11, 2014: Updated by Tony Dillon: Added information
  • April 9, 2014: Added by Dave King

Sources 

  • Dave King - DKinghawkfan [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • HABS OH-2224 - Covered Bridge, Route 3, Clarksville, Clinton County, OH
  • Tony Dillon - spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com