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Stevenson Road Covered Bridge 35-29-15

Photos 

Overview

Photo taken by Donald K. O'Brien

BH Photo #108230

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Covered bridge over Massies Creek on Stevenson Road (CR 76) in Wilberforce
Location
Greene County, Ohio
Status
Open to pedestrians only
History
Built 1877 by the Smith Bridge Co.; rehabilitated 1975; closed to traffic 2003
Builder
- Smith Bridge Co. of Toledo, Ohio
Design
Covered Smith through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 89.9 ft.
Total length: 95.1 ft.
Deck width: 16.4 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 13.0 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.73517, -83.89900   (decimal degrees)
39°44'07" N, 83°53'56" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/251569/4402383 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Xenia
Inventory numbers
WGCB 35-29-15 (World Guide to Covered Bridges number)
ODOT 2938421 (Ohio Dept. of Transportation structure file number)
BH 27588 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • April 23, 2018: New photos from David Case
  • December 10, 2015: New photos from Jack Schmidt
  • March 15, 2014: New Street View added by Dave King
  • March 5, 2013: New photos from Jeffery A Barnes
  • November 12, 2011: New photos from Bill Eichelberger
  • January 12, 2010: New photos from Anthony Dillon
  • January 19, 2007: Posted photo from Donald K. O'Brien

Sources 

Comments 

Stevenson Road Covered Bridge
Posted October 17, 2012, by Will Truax (Bridgewright [at] aol [dot] com)

Yes Bill we saw the article...

Just to play Advocatus Diaboli, please tell me...

How much do you thick it would cost the taxpayers to tear the thing down?

Stevenson Road Covered Bridge
Posted October 16, 2012, by Roadside (roadsidecouch [at] yahoo [dot] com)

You might want to update the avg. daily traffic stat since the road was rerouted in 2003 away from the bridge. It now has virtually no traffic but we Americans are going to waste 500,000 to revamp the bridge.