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Main Street Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Historic American Engineering Record

BH Photo #151243

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pennsylvania through truss bridge over Grand River on Main Street
Location
Painesville, Lake County, Ohio
Status
Lost
History
Built in 1897 by the King Bridge Company of Cleveland, Ohio.
Builder
- King Bridge Co. of Cleveland, Ohio
Design
Single span Pennsylvania style, pin-connected, through-truss.
Dimensions
Total length: 350.0 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 55.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.72607, -81.23819   (decimal degrees)
41°43'34" N, 81°14'17" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/480189/4619390 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Painesville
Inventory number
BH 43815 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

19th Century (6,228)
Built 1897 (199)
Built during 1890s (2,489)
King Bridge Co. (287)
Lake County, Ohio (24)
Lost (18,949)
Ohio (2,928)
Painesville, Ohio (4)
Pennsylvania truss (412)
Through truss (12,952)
Total length 250-500 feet (4,671)
Truss (29,557)

Update Log 

  • March 28, 2016: New photo from Art Suckewer
  • July 8, 2010: Updated by Bill Eichelberger: Added GPS coords
  • December 30, 2009: Added by Bill Eichelberger

Sources 

  • Bill Eichelberger