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Parker Covered Bridge 35-88-03

Photos 

Photo taken by Janis Ford

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BH Photo #131784

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Facts 

Overview
Covered bridge over Sandusky River on CR 40A (Crane Road)
Location
Wyandot County, Ohio
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1873 by J.C. Davis; burned May 17, 1991; restored 1993
Design
Covered Howe through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 162.1 ft.
Total length: 171.9 ft.
Deck width: 15.7 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 13.7 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on March 31, 1975
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.90317, -83.24456   (decimal degrees)
40°54'11" N, 83°14'40" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/310946/4530433 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Sycamore
Inventory numbers
ODOT 8834350 (Ohio Dept. of Transportation structure file number)
WGCB 35-88-03 (World Guide to Covered Bridges number)
NRHP 75001558 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
BH 28652 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 11/2015)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Appraisal: Functionally obsolete
Sufficiency rating: 21.7 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 1973)
100

Update Log 

  • June 25, 2016: New photos from John Loxton
  • December 14, 2015: New photos from Jack Schmidt
  • March 21, 2014: Photo imported by Dave King
  • July 31, 2009: New photos from James Baughn
  • December 9, 2008: New photo from Brian McKee

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Comments 

Parker Covered Bridge
Posted February 21, 2012, by rick rotsinger (rotfam4 [at] yahoo [dot] com)

followed sign off rt 67 and saw no sign to turn and never saw bridge. we cant read your mind