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New Rochester Road Bridge

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Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Portage River on New Rochester Road
Location
Wood County, Ohio
Status
Gone
History
Built 1913; Replaced before 2011
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 116.1 ft.
Total length: 236.9 ft.
Deck width: 17.4 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.36167, -83.50167   (decimal degrees)
41°21'42" N, 83°30'06" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/290751/4581926 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Jerry City
Inventory numbers
ODOT 8759049 (Ohio Dept. of Transportation structure file number)
BH 28625 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built 1913 (860)
Built during 1910s (9,636)
Lost (24,749)
Ohio (3,403)
Owned by county (20,783)
Pony truss (16,186)
Replaced by new bridge (16,590)
Span length 100-125 feet (4,398)
Structurally deficient (14,194)
Total length 175-250 feet (4,269)
Truss (32,799)
Wood County, Ohio (58)

Update Log 

  • October 30, 2011: Updated by Brian McKee: Bridge has been replaced

Sources 

  • Brian McKee - bjmckee51 [at] yahoo [dot] com

Comments 

New Rochester Road Bridge
Posted August 10, 2009, by P. Barney (spamblocker1 [at] yahoo [dot] com)

This bridge no longer exists. It was on my maps when I road tripped through there last week, but it is definitely gone. I had to go an alternate route. Google maps satellite view shows it missing as well.