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Ghafar Bridge

Photos 

1909 postcard view

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BH Photo #536802

Description 

Location is a guess...another possibility is OH-229 east of town.

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Kokosing River on Laymon Road
Location
Gambier, Knox County, Ohio
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
Design
Pin-connected, 9-panel Pratt through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.37606, -82.40295   (decimal degrees)
40°22'34" N, 82°24'11" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/380902/4470442 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 99384 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

9-panel truss (267)
Gambier, Ohio (2)
Knox County, Ohio (69)
Kokosing River (25)
Lattice Railing (503)
Lost (29,916)
Ohio (4,654)
One-lane traffic (7,991)
Pin-connected (5,031)
Pratt through truss (6,225)
Pratt truss (10,530)
Replaced by new bridge (20,348)
Through truss (17,796)
Truss (36,690)

Update Log 

  • August 5, 2022: Added by Paul Plassman
  • July 17, 2022: New photos from Paul Plassman

Sources 

  • Paul Plassman