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Marengo Street Bridge


Photo taken by Ken Durham in June 2017


BH Photo #394774



Steel Arch bridge over Delaware Creek on Marengo Street in Toledo
Toledo, Lucas County, Ohio
closed to all traffic due to deteriorating condition
Built 1915; rehabilitated 1973
Spandrel braced steel deck arch
Length of largest span: 85.0 ft.
Total length: 174.9 ft.
Deck width: 20.3 ft.
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.60651, -83.59581   (decimal degrees)
41°36'23" N, 83°35'45" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/283693/4609343 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Average daily traffic (as of 1997)
Inventory numbers
ODOT 4861035 (Ohio Dept. of Transportation structure file number)
BH 27952 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of November 2017)
Overall condition: Poor
Substructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 22 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com


Arch (11,634)
Built 1915 (1,193)
Built during 1910s (9,383)
Closed (2,600)
Corrugated deck (488)
Deck arch (10,878)
Have street view (25,851)
Lucas County, Ohio (66)
NR-eligible (4,021)
Ohio (3,221)
Owned by city (5,011)
Select (530)
Span length 75-100 feet (6,250)
Steel arch (361)
Structurally deficient (15,489)
Toledo, Ohio (47)
Total length 125-175 feet (5,748)

Update Log 

  • March 16, 2019: New Street View added by Jeff Wieland
  • March 16, 2019: New photos from Gary
  • June 19, 2017: New photos from Ken Durham
  • June 18, 2017: Updated by Ken Durham: Updated bridge status
  • June 4, 2011: Updated by Nathan Holth: Fixed GPS and Type


  • Nathan Holth
  • Ken Durham - Kenneth [dot] Durham2 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Gary - engineer9 [at] aol [dot] com
  • Jeff Wieland


Marengo Street Bridge
Posted April 20, 2019, by Rick VanLandingham (shootingsurvivor [at] yahoo [dot] com)

A public meeting is set for 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Monday regarding the planned replacement of the Marengo Street Bridge over the ravine to Delaware Creek in South Toledo. The meeting at Holy Trinity Church, 1825 Glendale Ave., will include representatives from the city, Ohio ...

Marengo Street Bridge
Posted March 17, 2019, by Dana and Kay Klein

Any updates on status?

Marengo Street Bridge
Posted September 2, 2018, by Ken Durham (Kenneth [dot] Durham2 [at] gmail [dot] com)

City is considering demolition of this historic bridge and replacing...

Marengo Street Bridge
Posted June 19, 2017, by Dana and Kay Klein

Nice shots Ken, thanks for making the journey!