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Newport & Cincinnati Bridge

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Cincinnati Ohio Iron Bridge

A forest of Keystone Columns!

Photo uploaded by Art S

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BH Photo #351625

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Facts 

Overview
Lost Whipple through truss bridge over Ohio River on L&N Railroad
Location
Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio, and Campbell County, Kentucky
Status
Superstructure replaced
History
Built 1872 superstructure replaced 1897
Builders
- Jacob H. Linville of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
- Keystone Bridge Co. of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Railroads
- Louisville & Nashville Railroad (L&N; LN)
- Streetcar
Design
Whipple through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.09802, -84.49775   (decimal degrees)
39°05'53" N, 84°29'52" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/716389/4330635 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Newport
Inventory number
BH 71833 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • October 15, 2018: Updated by Luke: Added categories "Linville-Piper Truss", "Linville Truss", "Pin-connected"
  • April 15, 2016: Added by ArtS

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Comments 

Newport & Cincinnati Bridge
Posted October 15, 2018, by Art S. (asuckewer [at] knite [dot] com)

Done

Newport & Cincinnati Bridge
Posted October 15, 2018, by Luke

Art, can you label imgs 5 & 12 as being shots of the Linville patent truss?