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Ety Road Bridge (1908)

Facts 

Overview
Lost truss bridge over Hocking River on Ety Road in Lancaster
Location
Fairfield County, Ohio
Status
Replaced by a welded polygonal Warren pony truss.
History
Built 1908; likely replaced 1984
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 77.1 ft.
Total length: 78.1 ft.
Deck width: 24.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.73218, -82.63971   (decimal degrees)
39°43'56" N, 82°38'23" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/359486/4399317 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Amanda
Inventory numbers
ODOT 2330687 (Ohio Dept. of Transportation structure file number)
BH 27534 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built 1908 (805)
Built during 1900s (7,804)
Fairfield County, Ohio (57)
Lost (30,546)
Lost 1984 (136)
Lost during 1980s (1,594)
Ohio (4,874)
Owned by county (21,817)
Pony truss (17,333)
Replaced by new bridge (20,792)
Skewed (5,084)
Span length 75-100 feet (6,756)
Total length 75-100 feet (6,960)
Truss (37,243)

Update Log 

  • September 18, 2022: Updated by Paul Plassman: Tweaked info
  • September 16, 2021: New Street View added by Dave King

Related Bridges 

Sources 

  • Dave King - DKinghawkfan [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • Paul Plassman

Comments 

Ety Road Bridge
Posted September 17, 2021, by Nathan Holth (webmaster [at] historicbridges [dot] org)

I like that description Tony!

Ety Road Bridge
Posted September 17, 2021, by Tony Dillon (spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com)

...Or ghastly modern covered bridges that look like something Hansel and Gretel might live in.

Ety Road Bridge
Posted September 16, 2021, by Luke

It is. Ohio loves to replace historic trusses with modern ones from Ohio Bridge Corp.

Ety Road Bridge
Posted September 16, 2021, by Dave King (DKinghawkfan [at] hotmail [dot] com)

Not sure this one is replaced either.