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Lisbon Bridge

Photos 

Restored Bridge in 2017.

Photo Courtesy Troy Graft, Columbiana County Chief Engineer

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BH Photo #399009

Map 

Description 

Previously in storage at 40.768647, -80.767794

Facts 

Overview
Bowstring truss bridge formerly crossing Middle Fork Little Beaver Creek
Location
Lisbon, Columbiana County, Ohio
Status
Open to pedestrian traffic in new location.
History
Built 1872; replaced and relocated in 1966; relocated and restored in 2017.
Builder
- Massillon Bridge Co. of Massillon, Ohio
Design
Bowstring truss, 102.7 foot span, 12.7 feet between lower chords. Approach span is a modern pre-stressed concrete adjacent box beam.
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 102.7 ft.
Total length: 183.1 ft.
Deck width: 10.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.78298, -80.76703   (decimal degrees)
40°46'59" N, 80°46'01" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/519657/4514692 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Lisbon
Inventory number
BH 42972 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • August 4, 2017: New photos from Nathan Holth
  • May 8, 2017: Updated by Nathan Holth: Added new location, design, location details.
  • July 4, 2009: Added by James Baughn

Comments 

Lisbon Bridge
Posted May 9, 2017, by Tony Dillon (spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com)

Good to see it finally come to fruition!

Lisbon Bridge
Posted May 8, 2017, by Nathan Holth (webmaster [at] historicbridges [dot] org)

Bridge being installed in its new home:

http://www.reviewonline.com/news/local-news/2017/04/historic...

Lisbon Bridge
Posted December 1, 2014, by ArtS (asuckewer [at] knite [dot] com)

Sounds like the project is finally moving forward. Three cheers for the county engineer!:

http://www.salemnews.net/page/content.detail/id/581434/Histo...

Lisbon Bridge
Posted April 5, 2012, by Brad Bosley (bbosley [at] cceng [dot] org)

Bridge is being programed by Columbiana County Engineer Bert Dawson PE,PS through ODOT to be repaired and will be relocated to the Columbiana County Fairgrounds to be used as a Pedestrian bridge. Projected for a 2013 project but is in the Preliminary stages of the project.