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Center Street Bridge

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Center Street Bridge

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BH Photo #472295

Facts 

Overview
Lost Baltimore through truss bridge over Mahoning River; NS and CSX RRs on Center Street
Location
Youngstown, Mahoning County, Ohio
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1911 by the Republic Iron & Steel Co.; rehabilitated 1957; replaced 1999
Builder
- Republic Iron & Steel Co. of Youngstown, Ohio
Design
Baltimore through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 208.0 ft.
Total length: 2,050.0 ft. (0.4 mi.)
Deck width: 29.9 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.07832, -80.62312   (decimal degrees)
41°04'42" N, 80°37'23" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/531659/4547520 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory numbers
ODOT 5058368 (Ohio Dept. of Transportation structure file number)
BH 89302 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • June 7, 2022: Updated by Paul Plassman: Added builder
  • November 15, 2021: Updated by Paul Plassman: Added truss type and NBI data
  • May 17, 2020: New photos from Geoff Hubbs

Sources 

  • Geoff Hubbs
  • Paul Plassman
  • Ohio Memory - Image - I think this is the right bridge!

Comments 

Center Street Bridge
Posted June 7, 2022, by Luke

Third image is of the Youngstown Sheet & Tube Viaduct

Center Street Bridge
Posted June 7, 2022, by Paul Plassman

I think photo 3 MAY actually be the Elephant Bridge on Federal Street: https://bridgehunter.com/oh/mahoning/elephant/

Either that or it's a predecessor to the Center Street bridge in these photos.

Center Street Bridge
Posted November 15, 2021, by Paul Plassman

Photo from Pinterest--looks like there were multiple truss types and span lengths:

https://www.pinterest.com/pin/12947917668199040/