Rating:
3 votes

Dean Road Bridge

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Dean Road Bridge

Photo taken by C Hanchey in July 2012

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

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BH Photo #241160

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Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over Vermilion River on Dean Road
Location
Lorain County, Ohio, and Erie County, Ohio
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1898 by the Massillon Bridge Co.; rehabilitated 1992
Builders
- Massillon Bridge Co. of Massillon, Ohio
- Mid-Ohio Structures of Norwalk, Ohio (Rehabilitation 2014)
Design
Whipple through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 170.9 ft.
Total length: 175.9 ft.
Deck width: 15.4 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 15.7 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on November 28, 1978
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.34875, -82.34473   (decimal degrees)
41°20'56" N, 82°20'41" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/387503/4578345 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Kipton
Inventory numbers
ODOT 4734734 (Ohio Dept. of Transportation structure file number)
NRHP 78002119 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
BH 27926 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 12/2015)
Deck condition rating: Excellent (9 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 44.5 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 1997)
50

Update Log 

  • December 23, 2016: Updated by Christopher Finigan: Added category "Pin-connected"
  • November 19, 2015: New photos from Jack Schmidt
  • July 8, 2014: Updated by Luke Harden: Added category "Painted Seafoam Green"
  • June 28, 2014: New Street View added by Ralph Demars
  • March 5, 2013: Updated by Nathan Holth: Converted To Multi-County Listing

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Comments 

Dean Road Bridge
Posted July 8, 2014, by ArtS

Not my favorite color, but it's much better than silver and rust. Overall, it looks like they did a great job!

Dean Road Bridge
Posted July 8, 2014, by Dan Styer (Dan [dot] Styer [at] oberlin [dot] edu)

On 3 July 2014, the Dean Road Bridge reopened after renovation. Primary contractor was Mid-Ohio Structures of Norwalk. Funding was 80% federal and 20% ODOT, Lorain, and Erie Counties.

Dean Road Bridge
Posted November 29, 2013, by Art S. (Asuckewer [at] knite [dot] com)