Rating:
3 votes

Hune Covered Bridge 35-84-27

Photos 

Overview

Photo taken 2004 by Gregory S. Hamilton

BH Photo #108472

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Covered bridge over Little Muskingum River on Township Road 34
Location
Washington County, Ohio
Status
Open to one-lane traffic
History
Built 1879 by Rolla Merydith; rehabilitated 1998
Builder
- Rolla Merydith
Design
Covered Long through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 128.9 ft.
Total length: 164.1 ft.
Deck width: 13.8 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 15.3 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on October 8, 1976
Also called
Gallagher Ford Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.51050, -81.25033   (decimal degrees)
39°30'38" N, 81°15'01" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/478479/4373459 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Dalzell
Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
209
Inventory numbers
ODOT 8433720 (Ohio Dept. of Transportation structure file number)
WGCB 35-84-27 (World Guide to Covered Bridges number)
NRHP 76001545 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
BH 28554 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of December 2018)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 19.9 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

19th Century (7,284)
Built 1879 (91)
Built during 1870s (1,048)
Covered (1,569)
Functionally obsolete (6,744)
Have street view (26,251)
Long truss (34)
NR-listed (2,909)
Ohio (3,309)
One-lane traffic (7,558)
Open (39,221)
Owned by county (20,395)
Rolla Merydith (4)
Span length 125-175 feet (4,174)
Through truss (14,681)
Total length 125-175 feet (5,830)
Truss (32,183)
Washington County, Ohio (57)
Wooden deck (6,031)

Update Log 

  • March 9, 2020: New photo from Kelly (Adventures of a Rebel Photographer)
  • December 14, 2015: New photos from Jack Schmidt
  • October 3, 2015: New photos from Bill Eichelberger
  • March 21, 2014: Updated by Dave King: Added street view & imported photo
  • February 20, 2010: New photos from Anthony Dillon
  • July 4, 2008: Updated by Anthony Dillon: Builder
  • February 20, 2006: Posted photos from Gregory S. Hamilton

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