Rating:
3 votes

Eden Park Melan Arch Bridge

Photos 

Overview from below

Photo taken by Jonathan Maxwell

BH Photo #108268

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Concrete arch bridge at Eden Park in Cincinnati
Location
Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1894
Design
Closed-spandrel arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 69.9 ft.
Total length: 117.1 ft.
Deck width: 18.0 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.11715, -84.48916   (decimal degrees)
39°07'02" N, 84°29'21" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/717073/4332778 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Newport
Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
6,973
Inventory numbers
ODOT 3160726 (Ohio Dept. of Transportation structure file number)
BH 27607 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of July 2016)
Overall condition: Good
Superstructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 87 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

19th Century (6,524)
Arch (11,364)
Built 1894 (214)
Built during 1890s (2,619)
Cincinnati, Ohio (42)
Closed-spandrel arch (3,705)
Deck arch (10,611)
Eden Park (3)
Hamilton County, Ohio (93)
Have street view (24,318)
Melan arch (26)
NR-eligible (3,988)
Ohio (2,996)
Open (37,744)
Owned by city (4,756)
Park (270)
Span length 50-75 feet (9,272)
Total length 100-125 feet (4,828)

Update Log 

  • January 18, 2014: Updated by J.P.: Added category "Eden Park"
  • September 24, 2011: Updated by Nathan Holth: Merged NBI Data
  • July 15, 2010: New Street View added by James Baughn
  • February 17, 2010: Updated by Bill Eichelberger: Added GPS coordinates.
  • October 10, 2005: Posted photos from Jonathan Maxwell

Sources 

  • Jonathan Maxwell - themaxwellshouse [at] roadrunner [dot] com
  • Bill Eichelberger
  • Nathan Holth
  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com

Comments 

Eden Park Melan Arch Bridge
Posted December 10, 2011, by Wayne Grodkiewicz (wgrodkiewi [at] aol [dot] com)

Here are some pictures I took of the Eden Park Melan Arch Bridge today 10 December 2011.

Eden Park Melan Arch Bridge
Posted April 2, 2011, by Clark Vance (cvance [at] dogmail [dot] com)

Pictures of repairs to retaining wall in 2004 with a couple of nice views of the bridge at that time:

http://www.urbanohio.com/forum2/index.php?topic=1513.0