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Hopkins Street Bridge (Older)

Photo 

Columbus Metropolitan Library

License: Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial (CC BY-NC)

View this photo at digital-collections.columbuslibrary.org

BH Photo #279681

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Whipple through truss bridge over Auglaize River on Hopkins Street
Location
Defiance, Defiance County, Ohio
Status
Destroyed by flooding & replaced by a new bridge
History
Damaged in the 1913 flood and replaced
Design
Whipple through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.28166, -84.35784   (decimal degrees)
41°16'54" N, 84°21'28" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/721271/4573391 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Defiance East
Inventory number
BH 60236 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Auglaize River (11)
Defiance County, Ohio (39)
Defiance, Ohio (12)
Destroyed by flood (468)
Lost (24,760)
Lost 1913 (106)
Lost during 1910s (494)
Ohio (3,403)
Through truss (15,080)
Truss (32,807)
Whipple truss (387)

Update Log 

  • April 22, 2015: Updated by Luke: Added loss date and cause
  • March 13, 2014: Added by Dave King

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