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Bostater Road Bridge

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt pony truss bridge over Lick Creek on Bostater Road (CR 90)
Location
Defiance County, Ohio
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Replaced 2012
Design
Pin-connected Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 74.2 ft.
Total length: 75.1 ft.
Deck width: 13.5 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.38333, -84.49167   (decimal degrees)
41°22'60" N, 84°29'30" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/709736/4584348 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Evansport
Average daily traffic (as of 2005)
76
Inventory numbers
ODOT 2041006 (Ohio Dept. of Transportation structure file number)
BH 27501 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of December 2009)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Critical (2 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 18.6 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

5-panel truss (584)
Defiance County, Ohio (66)
Lost (29,204)
Lost 2012 (409)
Lost during 2010s (3,630)
Ohio (4,326)
One-lane traffic (7,928)
Owned by county (21,658)
Pin-connected (4,898)
Pony truss (17,095)
Pratt pony truss (3,989)
Pratt truss (10,417)
Replaced by new bridge (19,842)
Span length 50-75 feet (10,468)
Total length 75-100 feet (6,867)
Truss (36,056)

Update Log 

  • October 25, 2021: Updated by Paul Plassman: Corrected truss type and added categories "5-panel truss", "Pin-connected"
  • May 20, 2012: Updated by Nathan Holth: This bridge has been demolished and replaced.

Sources 

Comments 

Bostater Road Bridge
Posted May 20, 2012, by Dale Ladd (dladd001 [at] defiance [dot] edu)

The Bostater Road bridge was replaced this spring. The old bridge was demolished sometime last fall.