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Little Miami River Bridge

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Little Miami River Bridge

The Journal Herald: November 18 1957

BH Photo #448808

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Bridge over Little Miami River on Fairgrounds Road
Location
Greene County, Ohio
Status
Wrecked in 1957. Replaced by a new bridge in 1961.
Builder
- Oregonia Bridge Co. of Lebanon, Ohio
Design
6-panel, pinned Pratt through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.72423, -83.96388   (decimal degrees)
39°43'27" N, 83°57'50" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/245968/4401351 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 85285 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • May 30, 2019: Updated by Roger Deschner: Added category "Destroyed by collision"
  • May 28, 2019: Updated by Tony Dillon: Added builder and truss type
  • May 28, 2019: Added by Melissa Brand-Welch

Sources 

  • Melissa Brand-Welch - melissabrandwelch [at] msn [dot] com
  • Tony Dillon - spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com

Comments 

Little Miami River Bridge
Posted May 28, 2019, by Tony Dillon (spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com)

Oh, Millions of people would Melissa!

Talk about your tourist destination!

Little Miami River Bridge
Posted May 28, 2019, by Melissa Brand-Welch (melissabrandwelch [at] msn [dot] com)

I would've paid to have my photo taken next to it !

Little Miami River Bridge
Posted May 28, 2019, by Tony Dillon (spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com)

This bridge should have been maintained... With the CAR INTACT as a shrine to one of the greatest driving feats EVER accomplished!!!