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Ottawa Creek TR 84 Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Brian McKee in April 2009

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BH Photo #138865

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt pony truss bridge over Ottawa Creek on TR 84
Location
Hancock County, Ohio
Status
Removed but not replaced
History
Built by the Wrought Iron Bridge Co.
Builder
- Wrought Iron Bridge Co. of Canton, Ohio
Design
Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 62.0 ft.
Total length: 64.0 ft.
Deck width: 15.4 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.01420, -83.78074   (decimal degrees)
41°00'51" N, 83°46'51" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/266172/4544058 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
McComb
Average daily traffic (as of 1995)
20
Inventory numbers
ODOT 3232239 (Ohio Dept. of Transportation structure file number)
BH 27660 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of May 2013)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 27.7 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

Hancock County, Ohio (56)
Lost (29,894)
Ohio (4,649)
One-lane traffic (7,988)
Owned by county (21,707)
Pony truss (17,218)
Pratt pony truss (4,019)
Pratt truss (10,529)
Span length 50-75 feet (10,546)
Total length 50-75 feet (9,718)
Truss (36,669)
Wrought Iron Bridge Co. (456)

Update Log 

  • July 12, 2020: Updated by Tony Dillon: This ca. 1880's WIBCo pony was apparently trashed
  • April 20, 2009: New photos from Brian McKee

Sources 

  • Brian McKee - bjmckee51 [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Tony Dillon - spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com