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CFE - Sandusky River Bridge

Photos 

CFE - Sandusky River Bridge

Photo from old postcard

BH Photo #469279

Facts 

Overview
Pratt deck truss bridge over Sandusky River on Chicago, Ft Wayne & Eastern RR
Location
Upper Sandusky, Wyandot County, Ohio
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1902 by the American Bridge Co.
Builder
- American Bridge Co. of New York
Railroads
- Chicago, Fort Wayne & Eastern Railroad (CFE)
- Conrail (CR)
- Penn Central Railroad (PC)
- Pennsylvania Railroad (PRR)
Design
(2)8-panel, riveted Pratt deck truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.82453, -83.27209   (decimal degrees)
40°49'28" N, 83°16'20" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/308400/4521762 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 88798 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • July 18, 2022: Updated by Paul Plassman: Added categories "Stone piers", "Stone Abutments"
  • February 26, 2022: Updated by Paul Plassman: Added photos, build date, builder, truss type, & categories "8-panel truss", "Riveted", "Railroad"
  • March 31, 2020: New photo from Geoff Hubbs

Related Bridges 

Sources 

  • Geoff Hubbs
  • Paul Plassman