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Conrail - Stillwater River Bridge

Photos 

Bing

BH Photo #182510

Map 

Description 

http://covingtonohio.org/places_to_go_and_things_to_do.html

Plans to incorporate into a bikeway

Facts 

Overview
Abandoned stone arch bridge over Stillwater Creek on Abandoned Conrail Railroad
Location
Covington, Miami County, Ohio
Status
Abandoned
Future prospects
Slated to become part of the Ohio and Indiana Trail
History
Built 1906; Abandoned 1983
Builder
- Hoover & Kinnear of Columbus, Ohio
Railroads
- Columbus, Piqua, & Indiana Railroad (CP&I)
- Conrail (CR)
- Penn Central Railroad (PC)
- Pennsylvania Railroad (PRR)
Design
Stone arch
Also called
PRR - Stillwater River Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.12236, -84.36125   (decimal degrees)
40°07'20" N, 84°21'40" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/724854/4444676 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Pleasant Hill
Inventory number
BH 46500 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • April 14, 2017: Updated by Luke: Added builder
  • April 14, 2017: New photo from Dave King
  • July 7, 2014: Updated by Luke Harden: Added info
  • July 7, 2014: New photos from James McCray
  • October 15, 2010: Updated by Eric Root: Updated name and description
  • October 14, 2010: Added by Eric Root

Sources 

  • Eric Root - ejort [at] att [dot] net
  • James McCray - jamesinslocomb [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Luke
  • Dave King - DKinghawkfan [at] hotmail [dot] com