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Basil Covered Bridge 35-23-26x

Photo 

Columbus Metropolitan Library

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

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BH Photo #280003

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Multiple Kingpost through truss bridge over Walnut Creek on Basil Road
Location
Fairfield County, Ohio
Status
Removed by the County for replacement.
History
Built 1889; removed in 1967 and replaced
Builder
- William Black
Design
Covered Multiple Kingpost through truss
Dimensions
Total length: 96.0 ft.
Also called
Leonard Covered Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.84328, -82.61696   (decimal degrees)
39°50'36" N, 82°37'01" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/361658/4411614 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Baltimore
Inventory numbers
WGCB 35-23-26x (World Guide to Covered Bridges number)
BH 60299 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • September 16, 2017: Updated by Will Truax: Confirmed and corrected status.
  • March 19, 2014: Added by Dave King

Sources 

  • Dave King - DKinghawkfan [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • Will Truax - Bridgewright [at] gmail [dot] com

Comments 

Basil Covered Bridge 35-23-26x
Posted September 14, 2017, by Kelvin Burgoon (kburgoon [at] columbus [dot] rr [dot] com)

This bridge was not burned, just replaced in 1967