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Leeper Covered Bridge 35-30-08x

Photo 

Vintage postcard scan.

Scan by Bill Eichelberger

Enlarge

BH Photo #165877

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Multiple Kingpost through truss bridge over Salt Creek
Location
Liberty, Guernsey County, Ohio
Status
Collapsed due to an overweight truck
History
Built 1850
Design
Multiple Kingpost through truss
Dimensions
Total length: 70.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.10055, -81.56241   (decimal degrees)
40°06'02" N, 81°33'45" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/452062/4439069 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Cambridge
Inventory numbers
WGCB 35-30-08x (World Guide to Covered Bridges number)
BH 45308 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

19th Century (6,825)
Built 1850 (74)
Built during 1850s (370)
Collapsed (303)
Covered (1,521)
Guernsey County, Ohio (24)
Liberty, Ohio (1)
Lost (21,661)
Lost 1964 (62)
Lost during 1960s (586)
Multiple Kingpost truss (142)
Ohio (3,101)
Through truss (13,903)
Total length 50-75 feet (8,939)
Truss (31,037)

Update Log 

  • July 8, 2010: Updated by Bill Eichelberger: Added GPS coords
  • May 19, 2010: Added by Bill Eichelberger

Sources 

  • Bill Eichelberger