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Heart of Ohio Trail - Kokosing River Bridge


Photo taken by Greg Hall


BH Photo #131600


Street View 


through truss bridge over Kokosing River on Heart of Ohio Trail in Mount Vernon
Mt. Vernon, Knox County, Ohio
Open to pedestrians only
- Conrail (CR)
- Penn Central Railroad (PC)
- Pennsylvania Railroad (PRR)
Parker through truss
Also called
PC - Kokosing River Bridge
PRR - Kokosing River Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.38885, -82.48508   (decimal degrees)
40°23'20" N, 82°29'06" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/373953/4471975 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Mount Vernon
984 ft. above sea level
Inventory number
BH 37135 (Bridgehunter.com ID)


Conrail (1,597)
Have street view (27,143)
Knox County, Ohio (53)
Mt. Vernon, Ohio (4)
Ohio (3,440)
Open to pedestrians (4,285)
Owned by city (5,558)
Parker through truss (1,313)
Parker truss (1,697)
Penn Central Railroad (1,397)
Pennsylvania Railroad (909)
Pin-connected (3,944)
Railroad (15,697)
Through truss (15,291)
Truss (33,164)

Update Log 

  • January 14, 2021: New photo from Geoff Hubbs
  • February 26, 2020: New photo from David Case
  • November 28, 2016: Updated by Christopher Finigan: Added category "Pin-connected"
  • November 27, 2016: New Street View added by Brandon Cooper
  • October 2, 2015: New Street View added by Brandon Cooper
  • August 9, 2012: Updated by Daniel Hopkins: Added category "Railroad"
  • April 1, 2010: Updated by Joshua Collins: added google street view
  • March 14, 2009: Updated by Curtis Lee: Added coordinates.
  • August 11, 2008: Added by Greg Hall


  • Greg Hall - cyclebay [at] aol [dot] com
  • Curtis Lee - clee47ford [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Joshua Collins - Bigjc1979 [at] aol [dot] com
  • Luke
  • Brandon Cooper
  • David Case
  • Geoff Hubbs


Kokosing RIver Through Truss Rail Bridge
Posted August 11, 2008, by Greg and Olivia Hall (cyclebay [at] aol [dot] com)

Bridge sets roughly beside the Kokosing River Ohio 13 Arch bridge. It is unique is that it sits so very tall compared to the buildings around it. No plaque found

Photo 1- looking south

Photo 2- Looking South/West with Ohio 13 arch in background

Photo 3- Abutment/footing for East end

Webmaster's note: The photos that were here have been incorporated into the main site.