Rating:
4 votes

Spring Common Bridge

Photo 

Overview

Photo taken by Jason Smith in August 2010

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BH Photo #182665

Map 

Street Views 

Facts 

Overview
Steel arch bridge over Mahoning River on CR 18
Location
Youngstown, Mahoning County, Ohio
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1949
Design
Steel through arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 269.0 ft.
Total length: 431.1 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Also called
Mr. Peanut Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.10209, -80.65617   (decimal degrees)
41°06'08" N, 80°39'22" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/528871/4550146 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Youngstown
Inventory numbers
ODOT 5058082 (Ohio Dept. of Transportation structure file number)
BH 27973 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 12/2015)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 76.4 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2000)
14,600

Categories 

Arch (11,271)
Built 1949 (366)
Built during 1940s (3,612)
Have street view (22,574)
Mahoning County, Ohio (36)
Mahoning River (22)
NR-eligible (3,979)
Ohio (2,927)
Open (36,892)
Owned by city (4,547)
Painted red (54)
Select (535)
Skewed (4,717)
Span length 250-500 feet (1,105)
Steel through arch (207)
Total length 250-500 feet (4,671)
Youngstown, Ohio (17)

Update Log 

  • November 28, 2016: New Street View added by Clark Vance
  • November 28, 2016: New Street View added by Luke
  • October 16, 2010: Updated by Jason Smith: Changed the name of the bridge
  • May 28, 2010: Updated by Bill Eichelberger: Mapped.

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Sources 

  • Bill Eichelberger
  • Jason Smith - flensburg [dot] bridgehunter [dot] av [at] googlemail [dot] com
  • Luke
  • Clark Vance - cvance [at] dogmail [dot] com

Comments 

Spring Common Bridge
Posted November 28, 2016, by Clark Vance (cvance [at] dogmail [dot] com)

Also a plug for the Ironworkers local at the bottom of the left arch.

Spring Common Bridge
Posted November 28, 2016, by Dana and Kay Klein

Zoom in Mr Peanut welded to right front of bridge. Local story about a crewman being nutty now a local celebrity.