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Jackson St. Bridge

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Jackson St. Bridge

Note the Whipple on the left with cast iron structure.

Photo uploaded by Art S

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BH Photo #349921

Description 

Was likely a 2-span Whipple truss; with the one span later replaced. The whole structure was lost in the 1913 flood.

Facts 

Overview
Lost Whipple/Camelback truss bridge over Little Miami River on Jackson Street (now Loveland Ave.)
Location
Loveland, Clermont County, Ohio, and Hamilton County, Ohio
Status
Destroyed in the 1913 flood and replaced with another bridge.
Design
15-panel pinned Whipple through truss
10-panel, pinned Camelback truss
Also called
Loveland Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.26844, -84.26068   (decimal degrees)
39°16'06" N, 84°15'38" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/736321/4350143 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Mason
Inventory number
BH 71326 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • April 17, 2022: New photo from Geoff Hubbs
  • January 19, 2022: Updated by Paul Plassman: Added category "Great Flood of 1913"
  • December 6, 2021: New photo from Paul Plassman
  • October 20, 2021: New photo from Geoff Hubbs
  • December 31, 2019: Updated by Tony Dillon: Added stuff
  • March 13, 2016: Added by ArtS

Related Bridges 

Sources 

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

Comments 

Jackson St. Bridge
Posted January 19, 2022, by Nathan Holth (webmaster [at] historicbridges [dot] org)

The Whipple looks like it might have been very old (1860s, 1870s?) with cast iron connection details, accounting for the unusual details.

Jackson St. Bridge
Posted January 19, 2022, by Paul Plassman

Rather unusual portals and connection details on the top chord.