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Robbin's Mill Bridge

Photos 

Historic image-prior to 1923

BH Photo #388520

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Whipple through truss bridge over Hocking River on Fulton Street
Location
Nelsonville, Athens County, Ohio
Status
Replaced by the Hocking Parkway Bridge in 1979 and removed.
History
Built ca. 1880's by the Massillon Bridge Company; replaced 1979.
Builder
- Massillon Bridge Co. of Massillon, Ohio
Design
(2)9-panel, pinned Whipple through trusses
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.45728, -82.23481   (decimal degrees)
39°27'26" N, 82°14'05" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/393766/4368250 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Nelsonville
Inventory number
BH 76870 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Athens County, Ohio (23)
Lost (27,337)
Lost 1979 (96)
Lost during 1970s (890)
Massillon Bridge Co. (152)
Nelsonville, Ohio (3)
Ohio (3,948)
Through truss (16,247)
Truss (34,677)
Whipple truss (441)

Update Log 

  • September 17, 2021: Updated by Art Suckewer: narrowed build date based on style
  • June 28, 2021: Updated by Tony Dillon: Added builder and other stuff
  • June 28, 2021: New photo from Geoff Hubbs
  • April 29, 2017: Added by Tony Dillon

Sources 

  • Tony Dillon - spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • Geoff Hubbs
  • Art Suckewer - Asuckewer [at] knite [dot] com