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Blackburn Covered Bridge 35-65-16

Photos 

Side view

Photo taken 2005 by Gregory S. Hamilton

BH Photo #108413

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Covered bridge in Slate Metro Park near Canal Winchester
Location
Pickaway County, Ohio
Status
Open to pedestrians only
History
Originally built 1885 over Brannon's Fork in Muskingum County. Relocated by Arthur Wesner to private property in 1967. Moved to Slate Metro Park in 1998.
Design
Multiple Kingpost through truss
Dimensions
Span length: 56.0 ft.
Total length: 56.0 ft.
Also called
Wesner Covered Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.76233, -82.84783   (decimal degrees)
39°45'44" N, 82°50'52" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/341719/4403011 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Canal Winchester
Inventory number
BH 28205 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • December 12, 2015: New photos from Jack Schmidt
  • April 2, 2010: Updated by Bill Eichelberger: Bridge is covered.
  • January 23, 2006: Posted photos from Gregory S. Hamilton

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