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Conrail - Kokosing River Bridge

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Photo taken by Greg Hall

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BH Photo #131600

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Facts 

Overview
Abandoned through truss bridge over Kokosing RIver on Defunct Rail Bridge in Mount Vernon
Location
Mt. Vernon, Knox County, Ohio
Status
Abandoned
Railroads
- Conrail (CR)
- Penn Central Railroad (PC)
- Pennsylvania Railroad (PRR)
Design
Parker through truss
Also called
PC - Kokosing River Bridge
PRR - Kokosing River Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.38885, -82.48508   (decimal degrees)
40°23'20" N, 82°29'06" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/373953/4471975 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Mount Vernon
Elevation
984 ft. above sea level
Inventory number
BH 37135 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Abandoned (3,023)
Conrail (820)
Have street view (22,040)
Knox County, Ohio (57)
Mt. Vernon, Ohio (4)
Ohio (2,919)
Parker through truss (1,165)
Parker truss (1,519)
Penn Central Railroad (528)
Pennsylvania Railroad (516)
Pin-connected (3,199)
Railroad (13,078)
Through truss (12,893)
Truss (29,433)

Update Log 

  • November 28, 2016: Updated by Christopher Finigan: Added category "Pin-connected"
  • November 27, 2016: New Street View added by Brandon Cooper
  • October 2, 2015: New Street View added by Brandon Cooper
  • August 9, 2012: Updated by Daniel Hopkins: Added category "Railroad"
  • April 1, 2010: Updated by Joshua Collins: added google street view
  • March 14, 2009: Updated by Curtis Lee: Added coordinates.
  • August 11, 2008: Added by Greg Hall

Sources 

  • Greg Hall - cyclebay [at] aol [dot] com
  • Curtis Lee - clee47ford [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Joshua Collins - Bigjc1979 [at] aol [dot] com
  • Luke
  • Brandon Cooper

Comments 

Kokosing RIver Through Truss Rail Bridge
Posted August 11, 2008, by Greg and Olivia Hall (cyclebay [at] aol [dot] com)

Bridge sets roughly beside the Kokosing River Ohio 13 Arch bridge. It is unique is that it sits so very tall compared to the buildings around it. No plaque found

Photo 1- looking south

Photo 2- Looking South/West with Ohio 13 arch in background

Photo 3- Abutment/footing for East end

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