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College Corner Covered Bridge 35-68-02x / 14-81-06x

Photos 

Columbus Metropolitan Library

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

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BH Photo #279854

Facts 

Overview
Lost Covered Through truss bridge over Four Mile Creek on State Line Road
Location
Preble County, Ohio, and Union County, Indiana
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1893 by Everett S. Sherman; Replaced 1961
Builder
- E.S. Sherman
Design
Childs through truss
Dimensions
Total length: 111.0 ft.
Also called
State Line Covered Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.57690, -84.81509   (decimal degrees)
39°34'37" N, 84°48'54" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/687658/4383079 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
College Corner
Inventory numbers
WGCB 35-68-02x / 14-81-06x (World Guide to Covered Bridges number)
BH 60265 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

19th Century (9,628)
Built 1893 (258)
Built during 1890s (3,386)
Childs truss (15)
Covered (3,340)
E.S. Sherman (12)
Indiana (5,235)
Lost (31,792)
Lost 1961 (126)
Lost during 1960s (1,138)
Ohio (5,051)
Preble County, Ohio (75)
Replaced by new bridge (21,683)
State line crossing (965)
Through truss (19,026)
Total length 100-125 feet (5,628)
Truss (38,307)
Union County, Indiana (16)

Update Log 

  • June 4, 2022: Updated by Paul Plassman: Fixed builder name to remove redundant category
  • April 11, 2019: New photo from Tony Dillon
  • March 15, 2014: Added by Dave King

Sources 

  • Dave King - DKinghawkfan [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • Tony Dillon - spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • Paul Plassman