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Napoleon Bridge

Photos 

Overview

Photo taken 2005 by Todd D. Walker

BH Photo #108303

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost seven-span concrete arch bridge over Maumee River on OH 108 at Napoleon
Location
Napoleon, Henry County, Ohio
Status
Replaced by a replica bridge
History
Built 1929 by D.H. Overman; replaced 2005
Design
Closed-spandrel arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 95.1 ft.
Total length: 707.0 ft.
Deck width: 36.1 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.38769, -84.12225   (decimal degrees)
41°23'16" N, 84°07'20" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/740612/4585792 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Napoleon East
Inventory numbers
ODOT 3502376 (Ohio Dept. of Transportation structure file number)
BH 27682 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • September 13, 2021: Updated by Paul Plassman: Added 2004 NBI data
  • April 26, 2021: New photo from Geoff Hubbs
  • August 21, 2006: Posted photos from Todd D. Walker

Related Bridges 

Sources 

  • Todd Walker
  • Geoff Hubbs
  • Paul Plassman

Comments 

Napoleon Bridge
Posted November 30, 2021, by Paul Plassman

A couple sections of the balustrade railings of this bridge were saved and are now preserved at the Dr. John Bloomfield Home Museum in Napoleon:

https://www.facebook.com/99501679118/photos/a.410372244118/1...

Napoleon Bridge
Posted September 13, 2021, by Paul Plassman

Photo #2 could probably be moved to https://bridgehunter.com/oh/henry/bh70035/ as it depicts the 2005 bridge rather than the 1929 structure.