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Prospect Bridge (Old)

Photos 

Overview

Photo taken 2006 by Jim Ridge

BH Photo #108366

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost through truss bridge over Scioto River on OH 47 in Prospect
Location
Prospect, Marion County, Ohio
History
Built 1913 by the Standard Engineering Co.; Rehabilitated 1985; Replaced 2007
Builders
- Illinois Steel Bridge Co. of Jacksonville, Illinois
- Standard Engineering & Contracting Co. of Toledo, Ohio
- Standard Reinforced Concrete Co. of Indianapolis, Indiana
Design
Pin-connected, 11-panel Parker through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 216.9 ft.
Total length: 226.1 ft.
Deck width: 22.0 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 18.2 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.45015, -83.19078   (decimal degrees)
40°27'01" N, 83°11'27" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/314222/4480026 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Prospect
Inventory numbers
ODOT 5102251 (Ohio Dept. of Transportation structure file number)
BH 27994 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • October 3, 2017: Updated by Dana and Kay Klein: Sequenced Bridge
  • August 14, 2015: New photos from Janis Ford
  • November 25, 2008: Updated by Kim Harvey: category removed
  • September 1, 2008: Updated by Anthony Dillon: Bridge has been removed
  • August 18, 2006: Jim Ridge

Sources 

Comments 

Prospect Bridge
Posted July 10, 2012, by Janis Ford (jford3 [at] columbus [dot] rr [dot] com)

Different views in photos taken 1/5/07

Prospect Bridge
Posted August 28, 2008, by Todd (groovyheart67 [at] yahoo [dot] com)

I read sources saying that this bridge has already been removed.

Prospect Bridge
Posted June 7, 2007, by D Holsing (hd1462 [at] wowway [dot] com)

Work has begun to replace this bridge.