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Brinkhaven Road Bridge

Photos 

Overview

Photo taken by Joshua Collins in Fall 2008

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BH Photo #135845

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
pony truss bridge over Mohican River on Brinkhaven Road (CH 77)
Location
Brinkhaven, Knox County, Ohio
Status
five span bridge, westernmost span gone, the other four are intact
History
Built 1914
Design
Warren pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 64.0 ft.
Total length: 333.0 ft.
Deck width: 15.4 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.46745, -82.19629   (decimal degrees)
40°28'03" N, 82°11'47" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/398583/4480328 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Brinkhaven
Inventory numbers
ODOT 4234650 (Ohio Dept. of Transportation structure file number)
BH 27802 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

8-panel truss (654)
Abandoned (4,010)
Brinkhaven, Ohio (5)
Built 1914 (894)
Built during 1910s (10,235)
Closed (2,796)
Have street view (30,403)
Knox County, Ohio (72)
Lattice Railing (667)
Mohican River (33)
Ohio (5,051)
One-lane traffic (8,122)
Owned by county (21,997)
Pony truss (17,548)
Riveted (2,776)
Span length 50-75 feet (10,678)
Stone piers (279)
Total length 250-500 feet (5,720)
Truss (38,307)
US 62 (86)
Warren pony truss (3,629)
Warren truss (7,181)

Update Log 

  • August 31, 2022: Updated by Paul Plassman: Added categories "Mohican River", "Abandoned", "Multiple span pony truss"
  • March 3, 2022: Updated by Paul Plassman: Added categories "One-lane traffic", "Riveted", "8-panel truss", "Lattice Railing", "Stone piers"
  • September 27, 2021: New photo from David Case
  • August 3, 2016: New Street View added by Dana and Kay Klein
  • March 24, 2014: New photos from Chad Wilkins
  • December 17, 2013: Updated by Luke Harden: Added city
  • October 30, 2009: Updated by Joshua Collins: added gps coordinates
  • March 23, 2009: New photos from Joshua Collins
  • February 27, 2009: Updated by Joshua Collins: four of the five spans are still intact

Sources 

Comments 

Brinkhaven Road Bridge
Posted March 4, 2018, by Robert Harris (rharr73 [at] gmail [dot] com)

Found a map from 1896 listing this crossing as Canal St. Itís a shame the builder plaques have been removed.