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King Avenue Bridge (Original)

Photo 

King Avenue Bridge

Women walking across the (original) King Ave. Bridge in 1900

Columbus Public Library Collection

View this photo at digital-collections.columbuslibrary.org

BH Photo #275927

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Post Bridge over Olentangy River on King Avenue
Location
Franklin County, Ohio
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1863
Design
Post through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.99081, -83.02422   (decimal degrees)
39°59'27" N, 83°01'27" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/327183/4428699 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Southwest Columbus
Inventory number
BH 59931 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

19th Century (6,182)
Built 1863 (16)
Built during 1860s (387)
Franklin County, Ohio (88)
Lost (18,690)
Lost 1912 (25)
Lost during 1910s (334)
Ohio (2,919)
Owned by county (18,855)
Post truss (36)
Through truss (12,899)
Truss (29,448)

Update Log 

  • August 6, 2016: Updated by Tony Dillon: Added truss type
  • February 25, 2014: Added by Sandor Gulyas

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