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Roberts Covered Bridge 35-68-05


Oblique view

Photo taken June 2005 by Jack Schmidt

BH Photo #108431

Street View 


Covered bridge over Seven Mile Creek in Eaton
Eaton, Preble County, Ohio
Open to pedestrians
Built 1829 by Orlistus Roberts on Old Camden Road; damaged by arson 1986; relocated and restored 1991
Covered Burr arch-truss
Span length: 79.0 ft.
Total length: 79.0 ft.
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on September 3, 1971
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.74052, -84.63884   (decimal degrees)
39°44'26" N, 84°38'20" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/702319/4401623 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Eaton South
Inventory numbers
ODOT 6831710 (Ohio Dept. of Transportation structure file number)
WGCB 35-68-05 (World Guide to Covered Bridges number)
NRHP 71000651 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
BH 28277 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • April 14, 2018: New photos from Richard Doody
  • September 4, 2016: New photos from Mike Mullins
  • December 12, 2015: New photos from Jack Schmidt
  • March 21, 2014: Photo imported by Dave King
  • March 18, 2014: Updated by Dave King: Fixed GPS coordinates, added street view & imported photo
  • June 20, 2010: New photos from Anthony Dillon
  • May 19, 2010: New photo from Bill Eichelberger
  • January 12, 2010: New photos from Anthony Dillon
  • July 31, 2009: New photos from James Baughn
  • April 10, 2006: Posted photo from Jack Schmidt



Roberts Covered Bridge
Posted January 12, 2010, by Todd (mrwalk08 [at] aol [dot] com)

I really like the newest pics. Shows the graffiti removed. Works for me