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Camp Falling Rock Covered Bridge 35-45-04

Photos 

Columbus Metropolitan Library

License: Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial (CC BY-NC)

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BH Photo #279909

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Covered Through truss bridge over Small Stream? on Footpath
Location
Licking County, Ohio
Status
Open to pedestrians only
History
Built 1872 over Rocky Fork on Houdeshell Road; Replaced 1970's; Moved to Camp Falling Rock and erected as a memorial to longtime Scout Executive Harold G. Hayes
Design
Multiple Kingpost through truss
Dimensions
Total length: 49.0 ft.
Also called
Boy Scout Covered Bridge
Rainrock Covered Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.17735, -82.30641   (decimal degrees)
40°10'38" N, 82°18'23" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/388772/4448260 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Hickman
Inventory numbers
WGCB 35-45-04 (World Guide to Covered Bridges number)
BH 60274 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

19th Century (7,201)
Built 1872 (95)
Built during 1870s (1,035)
Covered (1,556)
Licking County, Ohio (45)
Multiple Kingpost truss (142)
Ohio (3,278)
Open to pedestrians (3,965)
Through truss (14,553)
Total length 25-50 feet (10,885)
Truss (31,951)

Update Log 

  • January 22, 2020: New photos from David Case
  • March 16, 2014: Added by Dave King

Sources 

  • Dave King - DKinghawkfan [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • David Case

Comments 

Camp Falling Rock Covered Bridge 35-45-04
Posted January 22, 2020, by David Case

Bridge is located over a small ravine on a foot trail. A very beautiful location.