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Marion-Melmore Road Bridge

Photos 

Marion-Melmore Road Bridge

The Marion Star: February 24 1976

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BH Photo #452331

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Parker through truss bridge over Sandusky River on Marion-Melmore Road Bridge
Location
Crawford County, Ohio
Status
Replaced by a new bridge in 1991
History
Built 1915
Design
Parker through truss
Dimensions
Total length: 156.8 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 16.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.74244, -83.09251   (decimal degrees)
40°44'33" N, 83°05'33" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/323327/4512272 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 85930 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built 1915 (1,236)
Built during 1910s (9,727)
Crawford County, Ohio (22)
Lost (25,529)
Lost 1991 (313)
Lost during 1990s (4,023)
Ohio (3,473)
Owned by county (20,977)
Parker through truss (1,318)
Parker truss (1,703)
Replaced by new bridge (17,219)
Through truss (15,353)
Total length 125-175 feet (5,965)
Truss (33,252)

Update Log 

  • July 16, 2019: Added by Melissa Brand-Welch

Sources 

  • Melissa Brand-Welch - melissabrandwelch [at] msn [dot] com