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Sandusky Bay Bridge

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Sandusky Bay Bridge

Mahinery and counterweight removed

Photo taken by Douglas Butler in April 2013

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BH Photo #285195

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Deck girder bridge over Sandusky Bay on Edison Street (State Route 269)
Location
Sandusky, Ottawa County, Ohio, and Erie County, Ohio
Status
Replaced by a new bridge towers removed
History
Built 1929; Replaced 1965
Design
Deck girder vertical lift
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.48102, -82.82817   (decimal degrees)
41°28'52" N, 82°49'41" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/347367/4593770 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Castalia
Inventory number
BH 61320 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built 1929 (906)
Built during 1920s (8,928)
Deck girder (4,626)
Erie County, Ohio (24)
Girder (8,242)
Lost (19,128)
Lost 1965 (45)
Lost during 1960s (418)
Movable (2,731)
Ohio (3,004)
Ottawa County, Ohio (20)
Owned by city (4,575)
Replaced by new bridge (12,678)
Sandusky, Ohio (4)
Vertical lift (412)

Update Log 

  • January 9, 2018: New photos from Douglas Butler
  • September 2, 2014: Updated by Luke: Added build and loss years
  • June 11, 2014: Added by Douglas Butler

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Comments 

Sandusky Bay Bridge
Posted September 2, 2014, by Anonymous

This bridge connects Ottawa and Erie Counties, not Sandusky County.