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Abandoned Bridge

Photos 

View form SR 95

Photo taken by Wes Kinsler in October 2010

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BH Photo #183948

Map 

Description 

Bridge is visible from Highway 95 on north side and may be on Marion Water Plant property.

Facts 

Overview
Pratt through truss bridge over Little Scioto River on Hollman Road
Location
Marion, Marion County, Ohio
Status
Bypassed--Derelict/abandoned
History
Built c1925
Design
Pin-connected 6-panel Pratt Through Truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.58821, -83.18634   (decimal degrees)
40°35'18" N, 83°11'11" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/314979/4495343 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Marion West
Land survey
T. 5 S., R. 15 E., Sec. 19
Elevation
910 ft. above sea level
Inventory number
BH 44849 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

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Update Log 

  • June 12, 2013: Updated by Clark Vance: River name and topo info
  • June 11, 2013: Updated by John Marvig: Added status
  • October 29, 2010: Updated by Wes Kinsler: corrected details
  • April 12, 2010: Added by Wes Kinsler

Sources 

Comments 

Abandoned Bridge
Posted May 1, 2011, by Tony Dillon (spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com)

I would probably agree from looking at the portal bracing that this span is ca.1925, but if that is the case I doubt if it is pin-connected.

Abandoned Bridge
Posted May 1, 2011, by Bill Eichelberger (wallyum [at] hotmail [dot] com)

According to the detail map, this appears to be on the Little Scioto River.