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Wolf Creek Bridge

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Wolf Creek Bridge Dayton OH

A picture of the steel bridge over Wolf Creek at sunrise. The photo came from the collection of Frank L. Thompson.

Photo uploaded by Art S.

BH Photo #465568

Map 

Description 

The Whipple spans of Dayton View Bridge reused.

Facts 

Overview
Lost Whipple through truss bridge over Wolf Creek
Location
Dayton, Montgomery County, Ohio
Status
No longer exists
History
Originally Erected in 1885 on Dayton View, moved slightly and re-erected in 1903 (1908?) when Dayton View Bridge was completely replaced
Builders
- Columbia Bridge Co. of Dayton, Ohio [also known as Columbia Bridge Works]
- Columbia Bridge Works of Dayton, Ohio (also known as)
- D.H. & C.C. Morrison of Dayton, Ohio [also known as Columbia Bridge Works]
Design
two span Wrought & cast iron Whipple through truss
Also called
Sunrise Avenue Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.75868, -84.20686   (decimal degrees)
39°45'31" N, 84°12'25" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/739276/4404705 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 88028 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • March 18, 2021: Updated by Art Suckewer: Specified original superstructure build date and added pics.
  • June 27, 2020: Updated by Tony Dillon: Fixed typos
  • February 2, 2020: Updated by Art Suckewer: added photo and name

Sources 

  • Art Suckewer - Asuckewer [at] knite [dot] com
  • Tony Dillon - spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com