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Big Four RR - Olentangy River Bridge (Old)

Photos 

Public Domain: Published Prior to 1923

Image from "Pennsylvania Lines West of Pittsburgh: A History of the Flood of March, 1913", by Charles Wilbur Garrett, 1913, page 41

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BH Photo #534963

Facts 

Overview
Lost deck plate girder bridge over Olentangy River, US 23, & River Street on Big Four RR
Location
Delaware, Delaware County, Ohio
Status
Destroyed by flooding
History
Partially destroyed in flood of 1913; replaced 1916
Railroads
- Cleveland, Cincinnati, Chicago & St. Louis Railway (CCC&StL; Big Four)
- Conrail (CR)
Design
Deck plate girder
Also called
Tin Bridge
High Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.29642, -83.06097   (decimal degrees)
40°17'47" N, 83°03'39" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/324832/4462696 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 94388 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • July 10, 2022: Updated by Paul Plassman: Removed cat. "Big Four Railway"; added category "Cleveland, Cincinnati, Chicago & St. Louis Railway"
  • June 30, 2022: New photo from Paul Plassman
  • January 4, 2022: Added by Paul Plassman

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