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Bridge Street Bridge

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Bridge Street Bridge

The Tribune: June 21 1977

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BH Photo #452575

Description 

The bridge was repaired and reopened in the early 1980s. Closed shortly after and removed in 1988. Replacement bridge was built in 2002.

Appears to have been a King built structure.

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Tuscarawas River on Bridge Street
Location
Coshocton, Coshocton County, Ohio
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
Builder
- King Bridge Co. of Cleveland, Ohio (Likely Fabricator)
Design
(1) 9-panel, pinned Pratt through truss
(1) 8-panel, pinned Pratt through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.27898, -81.87049   (decimal degrees)
40°16'44" N, 81°52'14" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/425998/4459085 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 85988 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

9-panel truss (218)
Coshocton County, Ohio (62)
Coshocton, Ohio (10)
King Bridge Co. (435)
Lost (28,468)
Ohio (4,188)
Owned by county (21,607)
Pin-connected (4,696)
Pratt through truss (6,056)
Pratt truss (10,297)
Replaced by new bridge (19,360)
Through truss (16,776)
Truss (35,452)
Tuscarawas River (35)

Update Log 

  • January 16, 2022: Updated by Paul Plassman: Re-corrected panel #, Tony was right
  • October 30, 2021: New photos from Melissa Brand-Welch
  • July 6, 2021: New photo from Art Suckewer
  • July 20, 2019: Updated by Tony Dillon: Added truss type
  • July 20, 2019: Added by Melissa Brand-Welch

Sources 

  • Melissa Brand-Welch - melissabrandwelch [at] msn [dot] com
  • Tony Dillon - spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • Art Suckewer - Asuckewer [at] knite [dot] com
  • Paul Plassman

Comments 

Bridge Street Bridge
Posted January 16, 2022, by Paul Plassman

Tony,

You are correct....I didn't notice that the two spans weren't equal.

Sorry about that! Fixed now.

Bridge Street Bridge
Posted January 16, 2022, by Tony Dillon (spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com)

Paul,

The 2 spans are not equal, one has 9 panels and the other has 8. I believe that's how I originally had it labeled unless Art messed around with it.