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Mehring Way Bridge Over Mill Creek

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Mehring Way Bridge Over Mill Creek

Only marking on bridge is "1981".

Photo taken by Geoff McKim

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BH Photo #352299

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Facts 

Overview
Bridge over Mill Creek on Road/Rail
Location
Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio
History
Built 1918
Design
Closed-spandrel arch bridge, underneath the 6th Street Expressway. Don't have any history or official name for this bridge.
Also called
"Secret Bridge"
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.10177, -84.54403   (decimal degrees)
39°06'06" N, 84°32'39" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/712374/4330941 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Covington
Inventory number
BH 71918 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Arch (11,286)
Built 1918 (447)
Built during 1910s (8,856)
Cincinnati, Ohio (42)
Closed-spandrel arch (3,649)
Deck arch (10,525)
Hamilton County, Ohio (91)
Ohio (3,004)
Unknown status (1,500)

Update Log 

  • April 23, 2016: Added by Geoff McKim

Sources 

  • Geoff McKim

Comments 

Mehring Way Bridge Over Mill Creek
Posted April 23, 2016, by Tony Dillon (spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com)

I'm going with the latter CV! ;-)

Mehring Way Bridge Over Mill Creek
Posted April 23, 2016, by Clark Vance (cvance [at] dogmail [dot] com)

In the photo caption is that 1981 or 1918?

Mehring Way Bridge Over Mill Creek
Posted April 23, 2016, by Geoffrey McKim (geoff [dot] mckim [at] gmail [dot] com)

If you know anything about the history or current ownership of this bridge, please let me know!!