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CUOH - Tuscarawas River Bridge (Newcomerstown)

Photo 

CUOH - Tuscarawas River Bridge (Newcomerstown)

1913 postcard

Photo from old postcard

BH Photo #460804

Facts 

Overview
Pratt through truss bridge over Tuscarawas River on Columbus and Ohio River Railroad Company
Location
Newcomerstown, Coshocton County, Ohio
Status
Open to traffic
Railroads
- Columbus & Ohio River Railroad (COUH)
- Conrail (CR)
- Ohio Central Railroad (OHCR)
- Penn Central Railroad (PC)
- Pennsylvania Railroad (PRR)
Design
Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 175.0 ft.
Total length: 492.0 ft.
Also called
CUOH - Newcomerstown Bridge
Newcomerstown Railroad Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.27157, -81.62900   (decimal degrees)
40°16'18" N, 81°37'44" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/446522/4458089 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Fresno
Inventory number
BH 54780 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • January 4, 2022: Updated by Paul Plassman: Corrected truss type from Parker to Pratt
  • November 17, 2019: New photo from Geoff Hubbs
  • December 4, 2012: Updated by J.P.: Added categories "Riveted", "Railroad"

Sources 

  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Geoff Hubbs
  • Paul Plassman