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Erie - Mahoning River Bridge

Photo 

Erie Railroad - Braceville

Erie Mainline crossing over the Mahoning River

Photo taken by Bob Harris

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BH Photo #231350

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lattice through truss bridge over Mahoning River on Abandoned Erie Railroad
Location
Trumbull County, Ohio
Status
Abandoned
Railroad
- Erie Railroad (ERIE)
Design
Quadrangular lattice through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.23503, -80.91750   (decimal degrees)
41°14'06" N, 80°55'03" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/506913/4564851 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Newton Falls
Inventory number
BH 52384 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • May 6, 2012: Added by Bob Harris

Sources 

  • Bob Harris - sigmacts [at] gmail [dot] com

Comments 

Erie - Mahoning River Bridge
Posted November 15, 2014, by Tony Dillon (spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com)

I think that your assessment is pretty much spot-on concerning a ca. date Robert.

Erie - Mahoning River Bridge
Posted November 14, 2014, by Robert Elder (robertelder1 [at] gmail [dot] com)

Based on the design and overall appearance, I would suspect that this one might have been built sometime between 1890-1900. This is just a rough estimation though.

Erie - Mahoning River Bridge
Posted November 14, 2014, by Tim Shanahan (TrainWatcher4449 [at] aol [dot] com)

When was it built?