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Cromley Road Bridge

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Photo taken by Satolli Glassmeyer

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BH Photo #110185

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost through truss bridge over Walnut Creek on Cromley Road (CR 28) in Ashville
Location
Pickaway County, Ohio
Status
Replaced by a new bridge and removed.
History
Built 1907 by the Oregonia Bridge Co. of Lebanon, Oh.; rehabilitated 1989
Builder
- Oregonia Bridge Co. of Lebanon, Ohio
Design
Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 164.1 ft.
Total length: 169.0 ft.
Deck width: 19.7 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 13.3 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.71167, -82.96333   (decimal degrees)
39°42'42" N, 82°57'48" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/331701/4397598 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Ashville
Inventory numbers
ODOT 6530516 (Ohio Dept. of Transportation structure file number)
BH 28206 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 03/2008)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 47.1 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 1973)
230

Update Log 

  • December 22, 2009: Updated by Anthony Dillon: Replaced
  • May 17, 2009: New photos from Brian McKee

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Comments 

Cromley Road Bridge
Posted September 8, 2009, by Don

This reminds me of the George Street bridge in Aurora.

Cromley Road Bridge
Posted September 6, 2009, by Janis Ford (jford3 [at] columbus [dot] rr [dot] com)

6/28/09 I hoped to get one last look at the bridge, but I was too late. It was gone.

Cromley Road Bridge
Posted June 1, 2009, by Anthony Dillon (spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com)

This unique span has reportedly been demolished.

Cromley Road Bridge
Posted May 20, 2009, by Tom Hoffman (tehoffm [at] hotmail [dot] com)

Brian, Do you know what was going on with the Cromley bridge in the photos you took?