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Florence Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Satolli Glassmeyer

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BH Photo #110195

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over Big Darby Creek on Mclean Mill Road (TR 127)
Location
Pickaway County, Ohio
Status
Intact but closed to all traffic
History
Built 1912 by the Oregonia Bridge Co.; rehabilitated 1986
Builder
- Oregonia Bridge Co. of Lebanon, Ohio
Design
Two riveted Warren through trusses
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 125.0 ft.
Total length: 257.9 ft.
Deck width: 17.1 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 12.5 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.64000, -83.01500   (decimal degrees)
39°38'24" N, 83°00'54" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/327093/4389742 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Darbyville
Inventory numbers
ODOT 6533167 (Ohio Dept. of Transportation structure file number)
BH 28207 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 12/2015)
Deck condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Critical (2 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 25.9 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 1984)
210

Update Log 

  • October 18, 2016: New photos from Janis Ford
  • October 10, 2014: New photos from Bill Eichelberger
  • May 17, 2009: New photos from Brian McKee

Sources 

Comments 

Florence Bridge
Posted May 30, 2017, by David Case

This bridge is currently closed. Hopefully, they may rehab it sometime soon.