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C&LE - Excello Bypass Bridge

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Public Domain: Published Prior to 1923

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BH Photo #504387

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Overview
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over Great Miami River on Ohio Electric Railway
Location
Middletown, Butler County, Ohio
Status
Removed
History
Built 1912; 7 out of 8 spans destroyed in Great Flood of 1913; Gaps filled with a "temporary" timber stringer until closure in 1939
Railroads
- Cincinnati & Dayton Traction Co. (C&DT)
- Cincinnati & Lake Erie Railroad (C&LE)
- Cincinnati, Dayton & Toledo Traction Co. (CD&T)
- Cincinnati, Hamilton & Dayton Railway (1926-1930 Interurban) (CH&D)
- Interurban
- Ohio Electric Railway (OE)
Design
Deck plate girder
Also called
CH&D - Excello Bypass Bridge
C&D - Excello Bypass Bridge
Ohio Electric - Excello Bypass Bridge
CD&T - Excello Bypass Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.50261, -84.41900   (decimal degrees)
39°30'09" N, 84°25'08" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/721918/4375735 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 81611 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • August 24, 2021: New photo from Luke
  • May 16, 2018: Updated by Luke:

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