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National Road Big Darby Creek Bridge

Facts 

Overview
Lost Parker through truss bridge over Big Darby Creek on National Road (US40)
Location
Lake Darby, Madison County, Ohio
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Bypassed & replaced ca. 1940 with concrete arch bridge; relocated 1942 to Coshocton County for reuse over the Tuscarawas River at Orange; demolished 1991
Design
12-panel, riveted Pratt through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.94752, -83.23609   (decimal degrees)
39°56'51" N, 83°14'10" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/308973/4424326 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Galloway
Inventory number
BH 67333 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

12-panel truss (131)
Big Darby Creek (34)
Lake Darby, Ohio (2)
Lost (31,071)
Lost 1940 (104)
Lost during 1940s (618)
Madison County, Ohio (26)
National Road (61)
Ohio (4,943)
Owned by state (16,740)
Pratt through truss (6,356)
Pratt truss (10,760)
Relocated (1,075)
Replaced by new bridge (21,150)
Riveted (2,747)
Through truss (18,516)
Truss (37,697)

Update Log 

  • March 17, 2022: Updated by Paul Plassman: Added truss type, relocation history, & categories "12-panel truss", "Riveted", "Relocated"
  • April 30, 2015: Added by Luke

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