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BO - Cuyahoga River Bridge # 464 (Old)

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B&O - Cuyahoga River Bridge # 464 (Old)

Old swing span bridge replaced in 1907

Photo taken by Douglas Butler in April 2015

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BH Photo #323269

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Whipple through truss bridge over Cuyahoga River on Baltimore & Ohio RR
Location
Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio
Status
Demolished and replaced
History
Built in 1897; replaced in 1907
Railroad
- Baltimore & Ohio Railroad (BO)
Design
Whipple through truss swing
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.49870, -81.70782   (decimal degrees)
41°29'55" N, 81°42'28" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/440922/4594362 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Cleveland South
Inventory number
BH 67138 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

19th Century (7,803)
Baltimore & Ohio Railroad (503)
Built 1897 (273)
Built during 1890s (3,046)
Cleveland, Ohio (120)
Cuyahoga County, Ohio (205)
Lost (26,155)
Lost 1907 (46)
Lost during 1900s (341)
Movable (3,048)
Ohio (3,606)
Owned by railroad (12,895)
Swing (1,507)
Through truss (15,611)
Truss (33,706)
Whipple truss (411)

Update Log 

  • August 7, 2021: Updated by Art Suckewer: changed truss type from Post to Whipple
  • September 11, 2016: New photo from Luke
  • April 23, 2015: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • April 20, 2015: Added by Douglas Butler

Related Bridges 

Sources 

  • Douglas Butler
  • Luke
  • Art Suckewer - Asuckewer [at] knite [dot] com

Comments 

BO - Cuyahoga River Bridge # 464 (Old)
Posted August 7, 2021, by Art S. (Asuckewer [at] knite [dot] com)

This bridge is listed as a Post truss. The images shown suggest otherwise. Am I missing something?

Regards,

Art S.