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East Main Cross Street Bridge

Facts 

Overview
Lost closed-spandrel arch bridge over Eagle Creek on East Main Cross Street in Findlay
Location
Findlay, Hancock County, Ohio
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1928 by the Luten Bridge Co.; replaced 2008
Builder
- Luten Bridge Co. of York, Pennsylvania & Knoxville, Tennessee
Design
Closed-spandrel arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 31.2 ft.
Total length: 102.0 ft.
Deck width: 32.8 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.03911, -83.64346   (decimal degrees)
41°02'21" N, 83°38'36" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/277801/4546465 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Findlay
Inventory numbers
ODOT 3260992 (Ohio Dept. of Transportation structure file number)
BH 27643 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Arch (12,737)
Built 1928 (1,230)
Built during 1920s (10,330)
Closed-spandrel arch (4,289)
Deck arch (11,963)
Findlay, Ohio (17)
Hancock County, Ohio (56)
Lost (30,064)
Lost 2008 (377)
Lost during 2000s (4,442)
Luten Bridge Co. (136)
Ohio (4,700)
Owned by county (21,727)
Replaced by new bridge (20,462)
Skewed (5,073)
Span length 25-50 feet (16,358)
Total length 100-125 feet (5,518)

Update Log 

  • March 24, 2022: Updated by Paul Plassman: Bridge has been replaced

Sources 

  • Paul Plassman