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Gause Road Bridge

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Beaver Creek on Gause Road (TR 55)
Location
Mercer County, Ohio
Status
removed
History
Built 1901 by the New Castle Bridge Co. of Indianapolis, IN
Builder
- New Castle Bridge Co. of New Castle, Indiana
Design
Pratt pony truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.54814, -84.67144   (decimal degrees)
40°32'53" N, 84°40'17" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/697175/4491203 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Erastus
Inventory numbers
ODOT 5445604 (Ohio Dept. of Transportation structure file number)
BH 28015 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built 1901 (582)
Built during 1900s (7,739)
Lost (30,015)
Mercer County, Ohio (47)
New Castle Bridge Co. (8)
Ohio (4,679)
Owned by county (21,720)
Pony truss (17,229)
Pratt pony truss (4,022)
Pratt truss (10,538)
Replaced by new bridge (20,422)
Truss (36,781)

Update Log 

  • July 5, 2008: Updated by Anthony Dillon

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