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Salt Creek OH 56 Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Don O'Brien in June 2007

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BH Photo #137095

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Salt Creek on OH 56
Location
Pickaway County, Ohio
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1935; rehabilitated 1985
Design
Riveted, 8-panel Parker pony truss with vertical endposts
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 111.9 ft.
Total length: 161.1 ft.
Deck width: 24.0 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.49667, -82.76500   (decimal degrees)
39°29'48" N, 82°45'54" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/348235/4373381 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Hallsville
Average daily traffic (as of 2011)
2,940
Inventory numbers
ODOT 6501567 (Ohio Dept. of Transportation structure file number)
BH 28214 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of June 2014)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 64.6 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

8-panel truss (363)
Built 1935 (1,407)
Built during 1930s (11,161)
Functionally obsolete (7,300)
NR-eligible (4,030)
Ohio (3,102)
Open (38,342)
Owned by state (15,027)
Parker pony truss (357)
Parker truss (1,583)
Pickaway County, Ohio (23)
Pony truss (15,642)
Reserve (26)
Skewed (4,817)
Span length 100-125 feet (4,214)
Total length 125-175 feet (5,638)
Truss (31,053)
Vertical endposts (68)

Update Log 

  • May 17, 2009: New photos from Brian McKee
  • April 13, 2009: New photos from Don O'Brien

Sources 

  • Don O'Brien - dok97 [at] frontier [dot] com
  • Brian McKee - bjmckee51 [at] yahoo [dot] com