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CSX - Upper Scioto River Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Calvin Sneed in April 2009

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BH Photo #153609

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over Scioto River in Columbus
Location
Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio
Status
Open to traffic
Railroads
- CSX Railroad (CSXT)
- Conrail (CR)
Design
3 pin-connected Pratt through truss spans (estimated 140 foot spans) and 3 rivet-connected Warren pony truss spans (estimated 130 foot spans). The through truss spans are older than the pony truss spans.
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 140.0 ft.
Total length: 676.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.96431, -83.00876   (decimal degrees)
39°57'52" N, 83°00'32" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/328437/4425728 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Southwest Columbus
Inventory number
BH 42412 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

CSX Railroad (1,613)
Columbus, Ohio (70)
Conrail (1,464)
Franklin County, Ohio (103)
Have street view (26,484)
Ohio (3,329)
Open (39,566)
Owned by railroad (12,173)
Pin-connected (3,853)
Pony truss (16,067)
Pratt through truss (5,309)
Pratt truss (9,170)
Railroad (15,224)
Span length 125-175 feet (4,192)
Through truss (14,839)
Total length 500-1000 feet (2,833)
Truss (32,421)
Warren pony truss (3,300)
Warren truss (6,448)

Update Log 

  • September 23, 2019: Updated by Nathan Holth: Added estimated lengths and design details.
  • July 4, 2016: Updated by Royce and Bobette Haley: Added category "Pin-connected"
  • September 23, 2015: Photo imported by Dave King
  • August 25, 2010: New photos from Calvin Sneed
  • April 13, 2010: Updated by Bill Eichelberger: Mapped.
  • January 30, 2010: New photos from Calvin Sneed
  • January 2, 2010: Updated by Calvin Sneed: http://www.csx.com/
  • April 20, 2009: Added by Calvin Sneed

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