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PRR - Sandusky River Bridge (Old)

Photo 

PRR - Sandusky River Bridge

looking west c1913, PRR on left (B&O in center and NYC on right)

Photo from old postcard

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BH Photo #506009

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Sandusky River on Pennsylvania Railroad
Location
Tiffin, Seneca County, Ohio
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
Railroad
- Pennsylvania Railroad (PRR)
Design
Two-span, 6 panel pin-connected Pratt through truss with through plate girder approaches
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.11898, -83.17490   (decimal degrees)
41°07'08" N, 83°10'30" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/317410/4554245 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 94190 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

6-panel truss (864)
A-frame portal (534)
Girder (11,359)
Lost (30,077)
Ohio (4,707)
Owned by railroad (13,746)
Pennsylvania Railroad (1,085)
Pin-connected (5,079)
Plate girder (8,888)
Pratt through truss (6,235)
Pratt truss (10,552)
Railroad (16,679)
Replaced by new bridge (20,470)
Riveted (2,656)
Sandusky River (67)
Seneca County, Ohio (83)
Through girder (4,273)
Through truss (17,909)
Tiffin, Ohio (33)
Truss (36,834)

Update Log 

  • August 17, 2022: Updated by Paul Plassman: Tweaked name and added categories "Pin-connected", "A-frame portal", "Riveted", "Railroad"
  • September 5, 2021: New photo from Geoff Hubbs
  • September 3, 2021: Added by Paul Plassman

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Sources 

  • Paul Plassman
  • Geoff Hubbs