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Fassett Street Bridge

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Published prior to 1923

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BH Photo #364775

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Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Maumee River on Fassett Street
Location
Toledo, Lucas County, Ohio
Status
Partially destroyed by collision and razed
History
Built 1896; Razed 1957 after high winds unmoored a freighter, which slammed into the bridge.
Design
Pratt through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.62927, -83.53144   (decimal degrees)
41°37'45" N, 83°31'53" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/289131/4611711 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Toledo
Inventory number
BH 67344 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

19th Century (6,222)
Built 1896 (235)
Built during 1890s (2,487)
Deck truss (1,526)
Destroyed by collision (47)
Lost (18,931)
Lost 1957 (44)
Lost during 1950s (392)
Lucas County, Ohio (55)
Maumee River (26)
Movable (2,711)
Ohio (2,924)
Owned by city (4,545)
Pratt deck truss (308)
Pratt through truss (4,624)
Pratt truss (8,069)
Steel grate deck (430)
Struck by watercraft (14)
Swing (1,250)
Through truss (12,947)
Toledo, Ohio (42)
Truss (29,542)

Update Log 

  • September 19, 2016: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • September 17, 2016: New photo from Dave King
  • April 30, 2015: Added by Luke

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