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Pilling Street Bridge

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Pilling Street Bridge

looking east

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BH Photo #460803

Facts 

Overview
Lost Whipple through truss bridge over Tuscarawas River on Pilling Street
Location
Newcomerstown, Tuscarawas County, Ohio
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built by Wrought Iron Bridge Co.; replaced 1962
Builder
- Wrought Iron Bridge Co. of Canton, Ohio
Design
(2)10-panel Whipple through truss
(1+)3-panel, pin-connected half-hip Pratt pony truss
Also called
Nugen's Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.27435, -81.59105   (decimal degrees)
40°16'28" N, 81°35'28" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/449750/4458376 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 87223 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • April 27, 2022: New photo from Paul Plassman
  • January 4, 2022: Updated by Paul Plassman: Added builder
  • November 17, 2019: New photo from Geoff Hubbs

Sources 

  • Geoff Hubbs
  • Paul Plassman
  • Pinterest - Image

Comments 

Pilling Street Bridge
Posted April 27, 2022, by Tony Dillon (spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com)

Nothing really to merge from the State Street page, so I deleted it.

Pilling Street Bridge
Posted April 27, 2022, by Paul Plassman
Pilling Street Bridge
Posted January 4, 2022, by Paul Plassman

Thanks, Tony!

Pilling Street Bridge
Posted January 4, 2022, by Tony Dillon (spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com)

Wrought Iron Bridge Company.

Portals appear to be very similar to this one:

http://bridgehunter.com/ks/butler/80855306461/

Pilling Street Bridge
Posted January 4, 2022, by Paul Plassman

And a portal view...any of the builder-savvy contributors here know the fabricator?

https://www.pinterest.com/pin/291608144619520505/

Pilling Street Bridge
Posted January 4, 2022, by Paul Plassman

A more close up photo from 1937 here: https://www.pinterest.com/pin/513128951274710408/