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Ottawa Creek TR 38 Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Brian McKee in April 2009

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BH Photo #138871

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Ottawa Creek on TR 38
Location
Hancock County, Ohio
Status
Removed but not replaced
History
Built by the Smith Bridge Co.
Builder
- Smith Bridge Co. of Toledo, Ohio
Design
Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 56.1 ft.
Total length: 61.0 ft.
Deck width: 15.4 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.94409, -83.81379   (decimal degrees)
40°56'39" N, 83°48'50" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/263142/4536363 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Rawson
Average daily traffic (as of 2000)
2
Inventory numbers
ODOT 3231593 (Ohio Dept. of Transportation structure file number)
BH 27650 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of May 2013)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 31 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

19th Century (9,010)
Built during 1880s (2,275)
Hancock County, Ohio (56)
Lost (29,894)
Lost during 2010s (3,638)
Ohio (4,649)
One-lane traffic (7,988)
Owned by county (21,707)
Pony truss (17,218)
Pratt pony truss (4,019)
Pratt truss (10,529)
Smith Bridge Co. (124)
Span length 50-75 feet (10,546)
Total length 50-75 feet (9,718)
Truss (36,669)

Update Log 

  • July 29, 2019: Updated by Rick McOmber: Bridge is gone
  • April 20, 2009: New photos from Brian McKee

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