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Mendon Bridge

Photo 

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Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over St. Mary's River on North Main Street
Location
Mendon, Mercer County, Ohio
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
Builder
- Bellefontaine Bridge & Iron Co. of Bellefontaine, Ohio (Likely Fabricator based on plaque)
Design
7-panel, pin-connected Pratt through truss with open v-laced endposts
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.67683, -84.51872   (decimal degrees)
40°40'37" N, 84°31'07" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/709705/4505844 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 95896 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • January 15, 2022: Updated by Tony Dillon: Added builder and other info.
  • January 14, 2022: Added by Paul Plassman

Sources 

  • Paul Plassman
  • Tony Dillon - spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com