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Whetstone Creek Bridge

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Facts 

Overview
Lost Pony truss bridge over Whetstone Creek on Vantilburg Road
Location
Richland County, Ohio
Status
Replaced by concrete span
History
Built 1901; rehabilitated 1972
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 44.9 ft.
Total length: 48.9 ft.
Deck width: 16.1 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.86833, -82.42833   (decimal degrees)
40°52'06" N, 82°25'42" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/379634/4525122 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Pavonia
Inventory numbers
OH 7031939 (Ohio bridge number)
ODOT 7031939 (Ohio Dept. of Transportation structure file number)
BH 35978 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built 1901 (521)
Built during 1900s (6,918)
Lost (22,896)
Ohio (3,222)
Owned by county (20,215)
Pony truss (15,816)
Replaced by new bridge (15,259)
Richland County, Ohio (40)
Span length 25-50 feet (15,153)
Structurally deficient (15,484)
Total length 25-50 feet (10,836)
Truss (31,635)

Update Log 

  • March 21, 2009: Updated by Joshua Collins: status, overview

Sources 

  • Joshua Collins - Bigjc1979 [at] aol [dot] com