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Edison-Cardington Road - Whetstone Creek Bridge (Pre 1950)

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Edison-Cardington Road - Whetstone Creek Bridge

News-Journal: September 21 1950

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BH Photo #448696

Facts 

Overview
Lost Through truss bridge over Whetstone Creek on Edison-Cardington Road/CR 9
Location
Morrow County, Ohio
Status
Collapsed; replaced by new bridge in 1950
Builder
- Wrought Iron Bridge Co. of Canton, Ohio
Design
Pin-connected, 6-panel Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Total length: 86.0 ft.
Deck width: 14.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.55194, -82.86275   (decimal degrees)
40°33'07" N, 82°51'46" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/342279/4490687 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 85252 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

6-panel truss (900)
A-frame portal (552)
Collapsed (490)
Lattice Railing (616)
Lost (31,103)
Lost 1950 (100)
Lost during 1950s (1,065)
Morrow County, Ohio (61)
Ohio (4,945)
Owned by county (21,919)
Pin-connected (5,324)
Pratt through truss (6,364)
Pratt truss (10,768)
Through truss (18,530)
Total length 75-100 feet (6,998)
Truss (37,714)
Wrought Iron Bridge Co. (463)

Update Log 

  • July 17, 2022: Updated by Paul Plassman: Added truss type and builder
  • May 27, 2019: Added by Melissa Brand-Welch

Sources 

  • Melissa Brand-Welch - melissabrandwelch [at] msn [dot] com
  • Paul Plassman