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LS&MS - Grand River Stone Arch

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Public Domain: Published Prior to 1923; Courtesy of the John W. Barriger III National Railroad Library

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BH Photo #486644

Description 

Bridge stood 90' tall.

Facts 

Overview
Lost Stone arch bridge over Grand River on Lake Shore & Michigan Southern Railroad
Location
Painesville, Lake County, Ohio
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1856; Replaced 1908
Builder
- John S. Casement of Geneva, New York
Railroads
- Cleveland, Painesville & Ashtabula Railroad (1848-1868) (CP&A)
- Lake Shore & Michigan Southern Railroad (LS&MS)
Design
Stone arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 80.0 ft.
Total length: 371.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.73815, -81.23043   (decimal degrees)
41°44'17" N, 81°13'50" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/480838/4620729 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Painesville
Inventory number
BH 72681 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • January 17, 2022: New photo from Paul Plassman
  • December 7, 2020: New photo from Luke
  • June 29, 2016: Added by Luke

Sources 

  • Luke
  • Paul Plassman