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Kellogg Avenue Bridge

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pennsylvania through truss bridge over Little Miami River on US 52 (Kellogg Avenue)
Location
Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Built 1922; replaced 1971
Design
Pennsylvania through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.08609, -84.42174   (decimal degrees)
39°05'10" N, 84°25'18" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/723000/4329495 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Newport
Inventory number
BH 71096 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built 1922 (625)
Built during 1920s (8,874)
Cincinnati, Ohio (41)
Hamilton County, Ohio (90)
Lost (18,935)
Lost 1971 (43)
Lost during 1970s (394)
Ohio (2,924)
Pennsylvania truss (412)
Replaced by new bridge (12,561)
Through truss (12,948)
Truss (29,545)

Update Log 

  • February 22, 2016: Added

Comments 

Kellogg Avenue Bridge
Posted March 1, 2017, by rick shelton (shltn [dot] rck66 [at] yahoo [dot] com)

Here are some shots of this thing receiving it's steel floor post '37 flood, early 70's by-pass and subsequent inglorious finale.

Kellogg Avenue Bridge
Posted February 24, 2016, by rick shelton (shltn [dot] rck66 [at] yahoo [dot] com)

Glad to see this majestic old beast make the pages here. After 45 years, the Singing Bridge lives again. The utter heartbreak I felt as a 5 year old upon finding the broken form of this thing in the river led me to a lifelong hobby.