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Blackhoof Street-Auglaize River (Old)

Photos 

Circa 1913

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BH Photo #432434

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Auglaize River on Blackhoof Street
Location
Wapakoneta, Auglaize County, Ohio
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Likely built 1894 when the original three-span bowstring truss was relocated to Moulton Angle Road; replaced 1974
Builder
- Central Concrete & Construction Co. of Canton, Ohio
Design
8-panel, pinned Pratt through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.57157, -84.19622   (decimal degrees)
40°34'18" N, 84°11'46" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/737337/4494977 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 82413 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • January 14, 2022: New photo from Paul Plassman
  • October 25, 2021: Updated by Paul Plassman: Added replacement date to history
  • October 25, 2021: New photos from Melissa Brand-Welch
  • October 17, 2021: Updated by Paul Plassman: Added categories "8-panel truss", "Auglaize River", "Pin-connected"
  • July 13, 2021: Updated by Tony Dillon: Added builder based on design
  • July 30, 2018: Added by Dana and Kay Klein

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Comments 

Blackhoof Street-Auglaize River (Old)
Posted October 25, 2021, by Paul Plassman

Not too sure about the builder....HAER report for the bowstring Blackhoof Street/Lock One Park bridge says that the Canton Bridge Co. moved the 1864 bridge to Moulton Angle Road in 1894.