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Muchinippi Creek TR 80 Bridge

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Facts 

Overview
Lost pony truss bridge over Muchinippi Creek on TR 80
Location
Logan County, Ohio
Status
Replaced by a new pony truss bridge
History
Built 1916 by the Bellefontaine Bridge & Steel Co.
Builder
- Bellefontaine Bridge & Iron Co. of Bellefontaine, Ohio
Design
Warren pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 79.1 ft.
Total length: 81.0 ft.
Deck width: 14.8 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.43197, -83.93730   (decimal degrees)
40°25'55" N, 83°56'14" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/250842/4479847 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Russells Point
Inventory numbers
ODOT 4637445 (Ohio Dept. of Transportation structure file number)
BH 27901 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 11/2010)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 42.9 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2002)
98

Update Log 

  • August 24, 2016: Updated by Tony Dillon: Replaced by modern pony truss

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Comments 

Muchinippi Creek TR 80 Bridge
Posted August 21, 2016, by Robert Elder (robertelder1 [at] gmail [dot] com)

Satellite imagery seems to indicate a modern pony truss as opposed to a historic one. This one would be a big loss as it was a rare example of a Bellefontaine Bridge and Iron Works product.