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Market Street Bridge

Photos 

The west face

Like its counterpart upstream, this arch doesn't seem to be much of an arch.

Photo taken by J.R. Manning in October 2007

BH Photo #110006

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Closed-spandrel arch bridge over Town Creek on Market Street in Van Wert
Location
Van Wert County, Ohio
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1934
Design
Closed-spandrel arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 38.1 ft.
Total length: 44.0 ft.
Deck width: 29.9 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.86833, -84.58000   (decimal degrees)
40°52'06" N, 84°34'48" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/703939/4526959 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Van Wert
Inventory numbers
ODOT 8160031 (Ohio Dept. of Transportation structure file number)
BH 28524 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 12/2015)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 34.8 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 1991)
590

Categories 

Arch (11,199)
Built 1934 (697)
Built during 1930s (10,582)
Closed-spandrel arch (3,608)
Deck arch (10,437)
Have street view (22,094)
Ohio (2,918)
Open (36,585)
Owned by city (4,491)
Skewed (4,672)
Span length 25-50 feet (13,587)
Total length 25-50 feet (9,861)
Van Wert County, Ohio (34)

Update Log 

  • January 20, 2017: New Street View added by Dana and Kay Klein
  • January 27, 2008: New photos from J.R. Manning

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