Delaware County

Alum Creek Bridge   [Map]
Lost pony truss bridge over Alum Creek on N. Galena Road
Replaced by new bridge
Built 1915, Replaced 1999
Bellefountaine Bridge   [Map]
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Scioto River on OH-37
Replaced by a new bridge
Built 1913; Replaced Shively Covered bridge and in turn was replaced by current structure in 1959
Bellpoint Covered Bridge   [Map]
Lost Partridge through truss bridge over Scioto River on Old 42
Destroyed in the Great 1913 Flood.
Built in 1877 by Reuben Partridge; destroyed by the 1913 flood.
Bellpoint Rd Bridge   [Map]
Lost continuous pony truss bridge over Scioto River
Removed but not replaced
Assumed to have been built in 1913 or shortly after; bypassed 1946 by current US 42 bridge to south
Big Four RR - Olentangy River Bridge   [Map · Street View]
Deck plate girder bridge over Olentangy River, US 23, & River Street on Pedestrian path (former Big Four RR)
Open to pedestrians only
Built 1916 for Big Four RR; later repurposed for pedestrian use
Big Four RR - Olentangy River Bridge (Old)   [Map]
Lost deck plate girder bridge over Olentangy River, US 23, & River Street on Big Four RR
Destroyed by flooding
Partially destroyed in flood of 1913; replaced 1916
Big Walnut Creek Bridge   [Map]
Pony truss bridge over Big Walnut Creek on CR 52
Replaced by a new bridge
Built 1915; rehabilitated 1968; demolished and replaced by slab 1999
Big Walnut Creek Covered Bridge   [Map]
Lost Burr arch-truss covered bridge over Big Walnut Creek on Sunbury Road
Replaced by a new bridge
Built 1884 by Everett S. Sherman; replaced 1933 by pony truss bridge
Big Walnut Creek TR 53 Bridge   [Map]
Lost through truss bridge over Big Walnut Creek on TR 53
Bridge has been replaced.
Built 1910 by the Delaware Bridge & Iron Co.; rehabilitated 1993
Big Walnut Iron Bridge   [Map]
Lost Bowstring pony truss bridge over Big Walnut Creek, likely on Hartford Road
No longer exists
Brown Road Bridge   [Map]
Through truss bridge over Bokes Creek on TR 176
Replaced by a new bridge
Built 1913 by Bellefontaine Bridge & Steel
CA&C - Big Walnut Creek Bridge   [Map]
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over Big Walnut Creek on Cleveland, Akron, & Columbus Railroad
Collapsed
Built 1878; collapsed 1910 and replaced with current bridge
CA&C - Little Walnut Creek Bridge (Old)   [Map]
Lost Pratt deck truss bridge over Little Walnut Creek on Cleveland, Akron, & Columbus Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge
Replaced ca.1910
CA&C - Little Walnut Creek Bridge (Older)   [Map]
Lost Timber stringer bridge over Little Walnut Creek on Cleveland, Akron, & Columbus Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge
Built 1873
Central Avenue Bridge (Older)   [Map]
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Olentangy River on Rt 37
Replaced by a new bridge
Built ca. 1880's; Destroyed by flooding March 25, 1913
Central Avenue-Olentangy River Bridge (Replacement)   [Map · Street View]
Steel stringer bridge over Olentangy River
Open to traffic
Built 1963
Chambers Road Covered Bridge 35-21-04   [Map]
Two-span covered bridge over Big Walnut Creek on Chambers Road (TR 63)
Open to one-lane traffic
Built 1883 by Everett S. Sherman
Cheshire Bridge   [Map]
Pony truss bridge over Little Walnut Creek on CR 72
Removed and replaced by a new bridge
Built 1917; rehabilitated 1990; replaced 2006
Cheshire Road Bridge   [Map]
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Alum Creek on Cheshire Road
Replaced by a new bridge
Replaced 1973 upon the formation of Alum Creek Lake
CMV&C - Big Walnut Creek Bridge   [Map]
Lost Howe deck truss bridge over Big Walnut Creek on Cleveland, Mount Vernon & Columbus Railroad
Collapsed
Built 1873; collapsed 1878 while train was crossing
Cole Bridge   [Map]
Lost Closed-spandrel arch bridge over Olentangy River on Radnor-Ashley Road
Removed but not replaced
Demolished 1953 without replacement upon formation of Delaware Lake
Columbus Street Bridge   [Map]
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Big Walnut Creek on Columbus Street
Replaced by a new bridge
Replaced 1953
Conrail - Big Walnut Creek Bridge   [Map]
Rail trestle over Big Walnut Creek on former Penn Central line from Columbus to Mt.Vernon.Conrail abandoned the line in 1982.
Open to pedestrians only
Built 1910
CSX - Central Avenue Overpass   [Map]
Pony/through plate girder bridge over W Central Avenue on Railroad
Open to traffic
Built 1929
CSX - Delaware Run Bridge   [Map]
Stone arch bridge over Delaware Run on CSX Railroad
Open to traffic
CSX - Henry Street Overpass   [Map]
Lost concrete arch carrying railroad on fill over Henry Street.
Removed between 2004 and 2006. Approach fill regraded to allow successor rail-trail to cross Henry Street at grade.
Culver Creek TR 61 Bridge   [Map]
Pony truss bridge over Culver Creek on TR 61
Removed and replaced by a new bridge
Built 1916; rehabilitated 1978; replaced 2009
D&MS - Scioto River Bridge   [Map]
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over Scioto River on Delaware & Magnetic Springs Railway
Removed but not replaced
Dade Terrell Bridge   [Map]
Lost Bridge over Alum Creek on Howard Road (Twp Rd, 77)
Torn down and sold for scrap in 1959
Built 1874, declared unsafe by the county after January 1959 flood, torn down and sold for scrap
Dripping Rock Trail Bridge   [Map]
Timber arch bridge over Branch of Olentangy River on Pedestrian path
Open to pedestrians only
Fulton Creek Covered Bridge 35-21-01x   [Map]
Lost Smith through truss bridge over Fulton Creek on Fulton Creek Road
Replaced by a new bridge
Built 1874
Galena Brick Trail - Little Walnut Creek Bridge   [Map]
Deck plate girder bridge over Little Walnut Creek on Galena Brick Trail (former Conrail RR)
Open to pedestrians only
Built ca.1910
Hartford Road Bridge   [Map]
Steel stringer bridge over North Fork Rattlesnake Creek on Hartford Road
Replaced by a new bridge
Built 1917; replaced 2006
Home Road Bridge   [Map]
Lost through truss bridge over O'Shaughnessy Reservoir, along the Scioto River, on Home Road
Replaced by new bridge
Built 1925; rehabilitated 1975; replaced 2003
Home Road Bridge   [Map]
Lost Bridge over Olentangy River on Home Road (Del. Co. Rd 124)
Replaced by a new bridge
Built in 1913, replaced in 1988
Hoskins Road Bridge   [Map]
Lost two-span pony truss bridge over Scioto River on CR 183 (Hoskins Road)
Built 1915 by the Bellefontaine Bridge & Iron Co.
Howard Road Bridge   [Map]
Lost Warren pony truss with alternating verticals bridge over Alum Creek on Howard Road (TR 77)
Replaced by a new bridge
Built 1930 on Sunbury Road over Big Walnut Creek just south of Galena; moved to Howard Road in 1959 to replace Dade Terrell Bridge after Hoover Reservoir flooded original bridge site; replaced 1974 on new alignment when Alum Creek Lake was formed
Jaynes Covered Bridge 35-21-05x   [Map]
Lost Burr arch-truss bridge over Alum Creek on Bale Kenyan Road
Destroyed by arson fire in 1955
Built 1850
Kilbourne Bridge   [Map]
Lost Bridge over Alum Creek on SR 521
Replaced by a new bridge
Replaced 1959
Lavender Covered Bridge 35-21-07x   [Map]
Lost Burr arch-truss bridge over Scioto River on Radnor Road (Del. Co. Rd 198)
Replaced by a new bridge
Built to replace an earlier covered bridge. Only bridge along the Scioto River to survive the 1913 flood
Leather Wood Run Bridge   [Map]
Lost pony truss bridge over Leather Wood Run on N. Old State Road (CR 10)
Removed and replaced
Built 1930; rehabilitated 1986
Lewis Center Road Bridge   [Map]
Pratt through truss bridge over Alum Creek on Lewis Center Road
Removed but not replaced
Removed?inundated? ca.1973 when Alum Creek Lake was formed
Main Road Bridge   [Map]
Lost Bridge over Olentangy River on Main Road
Replaced by a new bridge
Built 1915, reconstructed in 1977, replaced in 1997
Marysville Pike Bridge (2)   [Map]
Lost Closed-spandrel arch bridge over Scioto River on US 36
Replaced by a new bridge
Concrete arch bridge, built in 1913, replaced in 1953
Marysville Pike Bridge (Old)   [Map]
Lost Burr arch-truss bridge over Scioto River on Marysville Pike (current route of US 36)
Replaced by a new bridge
Built 1856 by E.B. Gray; replaced 1864
Marysville Pike Covered Bridge 35-21-11x   [Map]
Lost covered multiple kingpost through truss bridge over Scioto River on US 36
Destroyed by flooding in 1913
Built in 1864 by Jarvis Landon, lost in 1913 due to flooding
Maxtown West Road Bridge   [Map]
Bridge over Big Walnut Creek on Maxtown West Road
Inundated by Hoover Reservoir
Mills Road Bridge   [Map]
Lost through truss bridge over Mill Creek on Mills Road (CR 150)
No longer exists
Built 1914; rehabilitated 1986; replaced 2003
Mills Road Suspension Footbridge   [Map]
Abandoned wire suspension bridge over Mill Creek
Abandoned
Built 1879 over Olentangy River at Stratford; relocated to Mill Creek in 1952
Mink Street Road Bridge   [Map]
Lost Through truss bridge over Scioto River on Mink Street Road (CR 177)
Replaced by a new bridge
Built 1913; rehabilitated 1960; replaced 1997
North Fork Rattlesnake Creek Bridge   [Map · Street View]
Half-hip Pratt pony truss bridge over North Fork Rattlesnake Creek on Private Drive
Open to authorized vehicles only
North Old 3-C Highway Big Walnut Creek Bridge   [Map]
Polygonal Warren pony truss bridge over Big Walnut Creek on North Old 3-C Highway (formerly US 36/Oh 3)
Open to traffic
Built 1994
NYC - Blues Creek Stone Arch   [Map]
Abandoned stone arch bridge over Blues Creek on Abandoned railroad
Abandoned
Built ca. 1854
NYC - Scioto River Bridge   [Map · Street View]
Abandoned deck plate girder bridge over Scioto River
Abandoned
O'Shaughnessy Dam Bridge   [Map]
Lost Closed-spandrel arch bridge over Scioto River on Glick Road (CR-126)
Replaced by a new bridge
Built 1925; replaced 1991
Olentangy Avenue Bridge   [Map]
Lost through truss bridge over Olentangy River on Olentangy Ave (Armstrong Road
Replaced by a new bridge
Built 1914, replaced in 1993
Orange Road Bridge   [Map · Street View]
Pratt through truss bridge over Olentangy River on Orange Road (TR 114) in Powell
Bypassed by new bridge 2009 and closed
Built 1898 by the Toledo Bridge Co.; rehabilitated 1970
Panhandle Road Bridge   [Map]
Concrete arch bridge over Olentangy River on Panhandle Road in Delaware
Replaced by a new bridge
Originally built in 1915, refurbished by the county in 1973 where the road deck and railings were replaced
Perfect Creek Private Bridge   [Map · Street View]
Half-hip Pratt pony truss bridge over Perfect Creek on Private Drive
Open to authorized vehicles only
Powell Road Scioto River Bridge   [Map]
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Scotio River
No longer exists-area under water O'Shaughnessy Dam built south of bridge in 1928.
Radnor Road Bridge   [Map]
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Scioto River on Radnor Road
Replaced by new bridge
Bridge built ca. 1920 to replace the Lavender Covered Bridge; replaced in 2010
Sandel Legacy Trail - South Columbus Street Overpass   [Map · Street View]
Pony plate girder bridge over South Columbus Street on Sandel Legacy Trail (former Conrail RR)
Open to traffic
Likely abandoned 1982
Scioto River Bridge   [Map]
Concrete stringer bridge over Scioto River on Sr 37
Open to traffic
Built 1960
Shively Covered Bridge 35-21-10x   [Map]
Lost Smith through truss bridge over Scioto River on Richwood Pike (Now Oh 37)
Destoryed by flood in 1913, replaced with Iron Truss bridge
Built 1883
Stockwell Bridge   [Map]
Lost through truss bridge over Big Walnut on TR 50
No longer exists
Built ca. 1890; replaced 2005
Stratford Bridge   [Map]
Lost Pony truss bridge over Olentangy River on US 23
Replaced by new bridge
Stratford Bridge (Old)   [Map]
Lost Long through truss bridge over Olentangy River on Columbus Pike (now US 23)
Destroyed by flooding
Built 1852 by David T. Sherman; destroyed in 1913 flood
Stratford Foot Bridge   [Map]
Abandoned wire suspension bridge over Olentangy River on Pedestrian path
Relocated to Mills Creek on the west side of Delaware County, where it now sits abandoned
Built 1879 by John A. Roebling's Sons Co.; relocated 1952 to cross Mill Creek in Concord Township
Sunbury Pike Bridge (Replacement)   [Map]
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Alum Creek on Sunbury Pike (now US 36/OH-37)
Replaced by a new bridge
Built 1913; replaced prior to 1959 by bridge on new alignment
Sunbury Pike Covered Bridge 35-21-47x   [Map]
Lost Burr arch-truss covered bridge over Alum Creek on Sunbury Pike (now US 36 - Oh 37)
Destroyed by flooding
Built 1858; destroyed 1913
Ulery Road Bridge   [Map · Street View]
Concrete tee beam bridge over Long Run on Ulery Road
Open to traffic
Built 1935
W. Powell Road Bridge   [Map]
Lost Parker through truss bridge over Olentangy River on Co Rd 14 (now SR 750)
Replaced by a new bridge
Built 1913, replaced in 1984
Warrensburg Bridge   [Map · Street View]
Pony truss bridge over Scioto River on Warrensburg Road (CR 172)
Open to traffic
Built 1968; rehabilitated 1997
Warrensburg Bridge (Old)   [Map]
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Scioto River on Warrensburg Road
Replaced by new bridge
Built 1902, Replaced 1968
Water Hill Covered Bridge 35-21-02x   [Map]
Smith through truss covered bridge over Whetstone Creek on Water Hill Road
Removed but not replaced
Built 1874, removed in 1952 due to construction of Delaware Reservoir
Water Street Covered Bridge 35-21-39x   [Map]
Lost Bridge over Little Walnut Creek on Water St/Dustin Rd (Alum Creek & Galena Road)
Demolished
William Street Bridge (1903)   [Map]
Lost Pony/through plate girder bridge over Olentangy River on William Street
Destroyed by flooding
Built 1903; destroyed in 1913 flood
William Street Bridge (1913 Replacement)   [Map]
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Olentangy River on William Street
Replaced by a new bridge
Built ca.1913 to replace a bridge wrecked in 1913; replaced 1952
William Street Bridge (1952)   [Map · Street View]
Steel stringer bridge over Olentangy River on William Street (US 36)
Open to traffic
Built 1952; rehabilitated 1999
William Street Covered Bridge 35-21-24x   [Map]
Lost covered bridge over Olentangy River on William Street
Replaced by a new bridge
Second covered bridge built at this location. Replaced by a steel bridge
Winter Road Bridge   [Map]
Lost pony truss bridge over Olentangy River on Winter Road
Removed but not replaced
Built after 1913 flood, closed to vehicular traffic in 1979, torn down in 1984
Winter Street Bridge   [Map]
Lost continuous pony truss bridge over Olentangy River on East Winter Street
Replaced by a new bridge
Built in 1916, closed to vehicular traffic in 1983, replaced in 1987
Winter Street Bridge (Older)   [Map]
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Olentangy River on Winter Street
Replaced by a new bridge
Destroyed March 25, 1913 by flood; replaced 1916 by pony truss bridge
Yankee Street Covered Bridge 35-21-06x   [Map]
Lost Burr arch-truss bridge over Big Walnut Creek on Sunbury Road
Collapsed
Built 1859; collapsed 1953 by a truck carrying coal