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D&T - Great Miami River Bridge

Photo 

D&T - Great Miami River Bridge

The Dayton Herald: August 3 1932

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BH Photo #451094

Description 

GPS coords a guess because the "map" I found shows the crossing in this area, but wasn't detailed enough to pinpoint exactly where.

Facts 

Overview
Lost Bridge over Great Miami River on Dayton & Troy Electric Railway
Location
Dayton, Montgomery County, Ohio
Status
Collapsed
History
Collapsed 1932
Railroads
- Dayton & Troy Electric Railway (D&T)
- Interurban
Design
Pratt through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.78925, -84.19056   (decimal degrees)
39°47'21" N, 84°11'26" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/740566/4408142 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Dayton North
Inventory number
BH 62938 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Collapsed (451)
Dayton & Troy Electric Railway (1)
Dayton, Ohio (47)
Great Miami River (96)
Interurban (1,011)
Lost (29,036)
Lost 1932 (90)
Lost during 1930s (934)
Montgomery County, Ohio (77)
Ohio (4,290)
Pratt through truss (6,127)
Pratt truss (10,402)
Railroad (16,512)
Through truss (17,174)
Truss (35,919)

Update Log 

  • July 1, 2019: Updated by Tony Dillon: Added truss type
  • June 29, 2019: New photo from Melissa Brand-Welch
  • September 8, 2014: Added by Luke

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