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Jefferson Street Bridge

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The east face

Town Creek appears to have been made into a concrete drainage ditch.

Photo taken by J.R. Manning in October 2007

BH Photo #109999

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Closed-spandrel arch bridge over Town Creek on Jefferson 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: 36.1 ft.
Total length: 40.0 ft.
Deck width: 29.9 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.86833, -84.58500   (decimal degrees)
40°52'06" N, 84°35'06" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/703517/4526948 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Van Wert
Inventory numbers
ODOT 8160058 (Ohio Dept. of Transportation structure file number)
BH 28516 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 12/2015)
Deck condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 32.7 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 1991)
710

Categories 

Arch (11,274)
Built 1934 (701)
Built during 1930s (10,694)
Closed-spandrel arch (3,644)
Deck arch (10,511)
Have street view (22,590)
Ohio (2,928)
Open (36,899)
Owned by city (4,550)
Span length 25-50 feet (13,740)
Total length 25-50 feet (9,936)
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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