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Upper Prairie Creek CR 59 (Ward Rd.) Bridge

Photos 

Side View, Looking East

The next time I visited this bridge it was gone.

Photo taken by Joshua Collins in 2006

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BH Photo #148396

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Upper Prairie Creek on CR 59 (Ward Rd.)
Location
Van Wert County, Ohio
Status
No longer Exists
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 24.0 ft.
Total length: 26.9 ft.
Deck width: 15.4 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.97474, -84.69282   (decimal degrees)
40°58'29" N, 84°41'34" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/694118/4538516 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Convoy
Inventory numbers
ODOT 8130310 (Ohio Dept. of Transportation structure file number)
BH 28530 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Lost (20,672)
Ohio (3,007)
Owned by county (19,422)
Pony truss (15,393)
Span length under 25 feet (6,221)
Structurally deficient (17,503)
Total length 25-50 feet (10,380)
Truss (30,480)
Van Wert County, Ohio (34)

Update Log 

  • October 31, 2009: New photos from Joshua Collins

Sources 

  • Joshua Collins - Bigjc1979 [at] aol [dot] com

Comments 

Upper Prairie Creek CR 59 Bridge
Posted September 14, 2009, by Janis Ford (jford3 [at] columbus [dot] rr [dot] com)

9/13/09 - Bridge has been replaced. Road is open.