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Roscoe Bridge

Photo 

Old postcard view

Claim that it was the only covered bridge in Coshocton County is obviously an exaggeration.

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BH Photo #515776

Facts 

Overview
Lost Howe through truss bridge over Walhonding River on Hill Street
Location
Coshocton, Coshocton County, Ohio
Status
No longer exists
History
Built 1836-1839; arches added 1880; replaced 1887
Design
Two-span covered Howe through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.27880, -81.87501   (decimal degrees)
40°16'44" N, 81°52'30" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/425613/4459069 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 95955 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

19th Century (9,092)
Built 1839 (35)
Built during 1830s (306)
Coshocton County, Ohio (70)
Coshocton, Ohio (11)
Covered (2,785)
Howe through truss (584)
Howe truss (727)
Lost (30,075)
Lost 1887 (13)
Lost during 1880s (144)
Ohio (4,703)
Through truss (17,908)
Truss (36,833)

Update Log 

  • January 16, 2022: Added by Paul Plassman

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