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Benton Road Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Janis Ford November 2007

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BH Photo #131845

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Sycamore Creek on Benton Road (TR 104)
Location
Crawford County, Ohio
Status
Closed to all traffic
History
Built 1925 by the Brookville Bridge Co.
Builder
- Brookville Bridge Co. of Brookville, Ohio
Design
Polygonal Warren pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 89.9 ft.
Total length: 91.9 ft.
Deck width: 16.7 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.92853, -83.10253   (decimal degrees)
40°55'43" N, 83°06'09" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/322977/4532951 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Lykens
Average daily traffic (as of 1999)
1
Inventory numbers
ODOT 1743961 (Ohio Dept. of Transportation structure file number)
BH 27415 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of November 2017)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Critical (2 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Imminent Failure (1 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Critical (2 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 27 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • April 2, 2010: Updated by Joshua Collins: made slight adjustment to gps coordinates
  • May 17, 2009: New photos from Brian McKee

Sources 

  • Janis Ford
  • Brian McKee - bjmckee51 [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Joshua Collins - Bigjc1979 [at] aol [dot] com
  • Historicbridges.org - by Nathan Holth