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Henry Street Bridge (pre-1883)

Photo 

Henry Street Bridge

Blurb regarding condition of the bridge

Democratic Northwest: February 16 1882

BH Photo #512888

Description 

One of a number of bridges in Northwest, Ohio lost to flooding and ice in February of 1883.

Facts 

Overview
Lost Through truss bridge over Maumee River on Henry Street
Location
Florida, Henry County, Ohio
Status
Destroyed by flooding
History
Destroyed by flooding and ice in February of 1883.
Design
Likely a covered bridge, was definitely wood.
Also called
Old Florida Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.31972, -84.19944   (decimal degrees)
41°19'11" N, 84°11'58" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/734401/4578034 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 95324 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Destroyed by flood (597)
Florida, Ohio (2)
Henry County, Ohio (39)
Lost (28,403)
Lost 1883 (7)
Lost during 1880s (107)
Ohio (4,178)
Owned by county (21,600)
Through truss (16,730)
Truss (35,397)

Update Log 

  • December 1, 2021: New photo from Melissa Brand-Welch
  • December 1, 2021: Added by Tony Dillon

Sources 

  • Tony Dillon - spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • Melissa Brand-Welch - melissabrandwelch [at] msn [dot] com