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NYC - Maumee River Bridge

Description 

Total length is an estimate. This bridge was replaced by the current structure around 1902-1903.

Facts 

Overview
Lost Whipple through truss bridge over Maumee River on New York Central Railroad (formerly Lake Shore & Michigan Southern Railroad)
Location
Toledo, Lucas County, Ohio
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1877 by the Kellogg Bridge Co.; replaced 1902 by Baltimore through truss bridge
Builder
- Kellogg Bridge Co. of Buffalo, New York
Railroad
- Lake Shore & Michigan Southern Railroad (LS&MS)
Design
Iron Whipple through truss
East to west:
One 167' Whipple through truss span
One 190' Whipple through truss swing span
Two 167' Whipple through truss spans
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 190.0 ft.
Total length: 700.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.63243, -83.53143   (decimal degrees)
41°37'57" N, 83°31'53" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/289142/4612062 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 94788 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • October 19, 2021: Added by Paul Plassman

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