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MC&C - Stone Arch

Photos 

Photo taken by Mike

License: Creative Commons Attribution-NoDerivs (CC BY-ND)

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BH Photo #244792

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Abandoned stone arch bridge on Railroad
Location
Washington County, Ohio
Status
Abandoned
History
Abandoned in the mid-1920s.
Railroad
- Marietta, Columbus & Cleveland Railroad (MC&C)
Design
Stone arch
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.38352, -81.49534   (decimal degrees)
39°23'01" N, 81°29'43" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/457339/4359454 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Fleming
Inventory number
BH 54959 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Abandoned (3,319)
Arch (11,474)
Deck arch (10,723)
Marietta, Columbus & Cleveland Railroad (8)
Ohio (3,102)
Railroad (14,263)
Stone arch (2,764)
Washington County, Ohio (56)

Update Log 

  • December 19, 2012: Added by Luke Harden

Sources 

  • Luke

Comments 

MC&C Stone arch
Posted September 4, 2013, by Ryan Saylor (galaxy2517 [at] yahoo [dot] com)

The arch is just a few hundred feet west of route 7 behind the big Leasco building....I first noticed it several years ago and thought it had something to do with the railroad.....

MC&C Stone arch
Posted December 19, 2012, by Luke Harden (lmharden [at] iastate [dot] edu)

I got the coordinates from the geotag on the Flickr page. They're way off, but I could not find it in bing bird's eye either.

MC&C Stone arch
Posted December 19, 2012, by Clark Vance (cvance [at] dogmail [dot] com)

How did you deduce the location on the map?