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North Hill Viaduct

Photo 

Viaduct, Akron, Ohio

Boston Public Library

License: Creative Commons Attribution (CC BY)

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BH Photo #317653

Map 

Video 

Viaduct Bridge Akron, Ohio 1978 Demolition

The Reiter family documenting the demolition and farewell of the Viaduct Bridge, Akron, Ohio 1978.

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Facts 

Overview
Lost Open-spandrel arch bridge over Little Cuyahoga River on Main Street
Location
Akron, Summit County, Ohio
Status
No longer exists
History
Built 1922; Demolished 1979
Design
Open-spandrel arch
Also called
Main Street Viaduct
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.09149, -81.51282   (decimal degrees)
41°05'29" N, 81°30'46" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/456930/4549040 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 66427 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Akron, Ohio (3)
Arch (11,190)
Built 1922 (611)
Built during 1920s (8,751)
Concrete balustrade (669)
Deck arch (10,429)
Lost (18,649)
Lost 1979 (38)
Lost during 1970s (386)
Ohio (2,919)
Open-spandrel arch (689)
Summit County, Ohio (26)

Update Log 

  • March 7, 2015: New video from Dave King

Sources 

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