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Torrens Rd Bridge

Photo 

Photo

BH Photo #491577

Map 

Street View 

Description 

Replaced in 1989 with Warren pony truss; west masonry abutment retained and still in service; bridge approx. 25 ft above river

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt pony truss bridge over North Fork Licking River on Torrens Rd TR 68
Location
Licking County, Ohio
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built in 1935 for $1,138, cost shared between Knox and Licking Counties.
Design
Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 94.0 ft.
Total length: 97.0 ft.
Deck width: 16.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.24444, -82.45266   (decimal degrees)
40°14'40" N, 82°27'10" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/376442/4455900 (zone/easting/northing)
Land survey
Washington Twp
Inventory number
BH 92251 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built 1935 (1,455)
Built during 1930s (11,816)
Have street view (27,203)
Licking County, Ohio (55)
Lost (25,529)
Lost 1989 (184)
Lost during 1980s (1,422)
Ohio (3,473)
Owned by county (20,977)
Pony truss (16,354)
Pratt pony truss (3,688)
Pratt truss (9,445)
Replaced by new bridge (17,219)
Span length 75-100 feet (6,473)
Total length 75-100 feet (6,613)
Truss (33,252)

Update Log 

  • March 15, 2021: Added by William Evans
  • February 25, 2021: New photo from William Evans

Sources 

  • William Evans - bevans [at] lcounty [dot] com