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Mount Olive Road Covered Bridge 35-82-04

Photos 

Overview

Photo taken by Donald K. O'Brien

BH Photo #108455

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Covered bridge over Middle Fork Salt Creek on TR 8 (Mt. Olive Road)
Location
Vinton County, Ohio
Status
Open to pedestrians only
History
Built 1875 by G. W. Pilcher; rehabilitated 1963
Design
Covered Queenpost through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 35.1 ft.
Total length: 53.2 ft.
Deck width: 12.8 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 8.0 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on October 8, 1976
Also called
Grand Staff
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.28650, -82.58867   (decimal degrees)
39°17'11" N, 82°35'19" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/362987/4349773 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Allensville
Average daily traffic (as of 1991)
20
Inventory numbers
ODOT 8234922 (Ohio Dept. of Transportation structure file number)
WGCB 35-82-04 (World Guide to Covered Bridges number)
NRHP 76001538 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
BH 28542 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of March 2009)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 27 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

19th Century (7,574)
Built 1875 (108)
Built during 1870s (1,113)
Covered (1,650)
Functionally obsolete (6,422)
NR-listed (2,961)
Ohio (3,410)
One-lane traffic (7,606)
Open to pedestrians (4,220)
Owned by county (20,789)
Queenpost truss (268)
Span length 25-50 feet (15,673)
Through truss (15,087)
Total length 50-75 feet (9,300)
Truss (32,814)
Vinton County, Ohio (29)
Wooden deck (6,069)

Update Log 

  • December 13, 2015: New photos from Jack Schmidt
  • March 19, 2014: Photo imported by Dave King
  • May 17, 2009: New photos from Brian McKee
  • October 11, 2006: Posted photo from Donald K. O'Brien

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