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Radnor Road Bridge

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Historic truss bridge

Photo from Delaware County Engineer's Office

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BH Photo #191074

Map 

Description 

This was the location of the Lavender Covered Bridge built in the 1850's.

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Scioto River on Radnor Road
Location
Delaware County, Ohio
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Bridge built ca. 1920 to replace the Lavender Covered Bridge; replaced in 2010
Design
2-span riveted, Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 102.0 ft.
Total length: 215.9 ft.
Deck width: 18.7 ft.
Also called
Lavender Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.38387, -83.18978   (decimal degrees)
40°23'02" N, 83°11'23" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/314124/4472666 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Prospect
Average daily traffic (as of 2008)
620
Inventory numbers
ODOT 2130939 (Ohio Dept. of Transportation structure file number)
BH 47461 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of November 2009)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Critical (2 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 1 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • August 14, 2015: New photos from Janis Ford
  • December 30, 2010: Added by Anthony Dillon

Related Bridges 

  • Lavender Covered Bridge 35-21-07x (Predecessor) - Radnor Road bridge was constructed a 1/4 downstream from this bridge. This allowed for the straightening of Radnor Rd at the Scioto River

Sources 

  • Tony Dillon - spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • Janis Ford

Comments 

Radnor Road Bridge
Posted July 10, 2012, by Janis Ford (jford3 [at] columbus [dot] rr [dot] com)

Photos taken 1/5/07