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Beam Covered Bridge 35-68-09x

Photos 

Columbus Metropolitan Library

License: Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial (CC BY-NC)

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BH Photo #279979

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Covered Childs through truss bridge over Elkhorn Creek on Paint Road
Location
Preble County, Ohio
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1887; Replaced 1976
Builder
- E.S. Sherman
Design
Childs through truss
Dimensions
Total length: 82.0 ft.
Also called
Lycurgis Beam Covered Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.80269, -84.80138   (decimal degrees)
39°48'10" N, 84°48'05" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/688221/4408170 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
New Paris
Inventory numbers
WGCB 35-68-09x (World Guide to Covered Bridges number)
BH 60293 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

19th Century (6,225)
Built 1887 (196)
Built during 1880s (1,649)
Childs truss (13)
Covered (1,357)
E.S. Sherman (8)
Lost (18,940)
Lost 1976 (43)
Lost during 1970s (395)
Ohio (2,927)
Preble County, Ohio (62)
Replaced by new bridge (12,565)
Through truss (12,948)
Total length 75-100 feet (6,001)
Truss (29,548)

Update Log 

  • March 19, 2014: Photo imported by Dave King
  • March 18, 2014: Added by Dave King

Sources 

  • Dave King - DKinghawkfan [at] hotmail [dot] com