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Greenway Recreational Trail - Clay Street Overpass

Photos 

Photo taken by Janis Ford

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BH Photo #216734

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over Clay Street on the Greenway Recreational Trail
Location
Ashtabula County, Ohio
Status
Open to pedestrians only
History
Originally built 1897 by the King Bridge Co. over Mill Creek on Mill Creek Road (TH 197); later relocated
Builder
- King Bridge Co. of Cleveland, Ohio
Railroads
- Penn Central Railroad (PC)
- Pennsylvania Railroad (PRR)
Design
Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Span length: 102.0 ft.
Total length: 102.0 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.78198, -80.84693   (decimal degrees)
41°46'55" N, 80°50'49" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/512719/4625581 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Ashtabula South
Inventory numbers
ODOT 431737 (Ohio Dept. of Transportation structure file number)
BH 27258 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • November 19, 2015: New photo from Jack Schmidt
  • July 1, 2012: New photo from Russell Blackburn
  • December 10, 2011: Updated by J.P.: updated location

Sources 

  • Janis Ford
  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Russell Blackburn
  • Jack Schmidt - jjturtle [at] earthlink [dot] net

Comments 

Mill Creek Road Bridge
Posted November 28, 2009, by Todd (mrwalk08 [at] aol [dot] com)

Hey, folks in Tennessee, THIS is a great example of saving a truss. This bridge is in my native state of Ohio.