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Lockington Covered Bridge 35-75-01x

Photos 

Columbus Metropolitan Library

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

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BH Photo #279959

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Long through truss bridge over Great Miami River on CR-132
Location
Shelby County, Ohio
Status
Destroyed by fire
History
Built 1848; Closed 1985; Burned 1989
Design
Long through truss
Dimensions
Total length: 170.0 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on June 10, 1975
Also called
Valentine Covered Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.21001, -84.21495   (decimal degrees)
40°12'36" N, 84°12'54" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/737016/4454786 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Piqua East
Inventory numbers
NRHP 75001532 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
WGCB 35-75-01x (World Guide to Covered Bridges number)
BH 60285 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

19th Century (6,415)
Built 1848 (15)
Built during 1840s (156)
Covered (1,394)
Destroyed by fire (140)
Long truss (30)
Lost (19,746)
Lost 1989 (161)
Lost during 1980s (1,093)
NR-listed (2,837)
Ohio (2,960)
Owned by state (14,183)
Shelby County, Ohio (35)
Through truss (13,181)
Total length 125-175 feet (5,386)
Truss (29,881)

Update Log 

  • March 17, 2014: Added by Dave King

Sources 

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

Comments 

Lockington Covered Bridge 35-75-01x
Posted January 15, 2015, by Johnny Burnham (johnnyburnham [at] ymail [dot] com)

Was the arson in 1989 ever solved? I read it burned down. Are there any more photos of the covered bridge and new bridge?

Thank You!

Johnny Burnham