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Sandusky River CR128 Through Truss Bridge

Photo 

Photo taken by Brian McKee

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BH Photo #138989

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Sandusky River on CR128
Location
Wyandot County, Ohio
Status
Replaced by new bridge
Builder
- Toledo-Massillon Bridge Co. of Toledo, Ohio
Design
Pratt through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.76043, -83.18833   (decimal degrees)
40°45'38" N, 83°11'18" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/315286/4514466 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Nevada
Inventory number
BH 42424 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Lost (21,664)
Ohio (3,102)
Pratt through truss (4,932)
Pratt truss (8,622)
Replaced by new bridge (14,357)
Through truss (13,905)
Toledo-Massillon Bridge Co. (9)
Truss (31,053)
Wyandot County, Ohio (22)

Update Log 

  • April 22, 2009: Added by Brian McKee

Sources 

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

Comments 

Sandusky River CR128 Through Truss Bridge
Posted April 22, 2009, by Anthony Dillon (spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com)

I recognized the quirky Massillon plaques from the 1890's. But the cresting and finials are amazing. They make me think of the Shawnee Bridge in Warren County, IN. One of those bridges that make you want to turn back time-so you can smack the people in the head that want to replace it.

Sandusky River CR128 Through Truss Bridge
Posted April 22, 2009, by Wayne Kizziar (wayne1701 [at] cableone [dot] net)

What a beauty. Shame it is gone now, thanks for posting the photo .