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Ohio to Indiana Trail - Great Miami River Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by James McCray in July 2014

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BH Photo #287203

Street Views 

Facts 

Overview
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Great Miami River on the Ohio to Indiana Trail/ old Conrail right of way
Location
Piqua, Miami County, Ohio
Status
Closed to all traffic
History
Built 1913
Builders
- Ketler-Elliot Erection Co. of Chicago, Illinois
- McKelvy-Hine Co. of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Railroads
- Conrail (CR)
- Penn Central Railroad (PC)
- Pennsylvania Railroad (PRR)
Design
Pony plate girder
Also called
Conrail - Great Miami River Bridge
PC - Great Miami River Bridge
PRR - Great Miami River Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.14671, -84.23796   (decimal degrees)
40°08'48" N, 84°14'17" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/735277/4447699 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Piqua East
Inventory number
BH 61621 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • August 29, 2021: Updated by Paul Plassman: Bridge is now closed off
  • August 18, 2021: Updated by Paul Plassman: Added photos and corrected related bridge link
  • September 14, 2016: Updated by Luke: Added builders
  • July 7, 2014: New Street View added by James McCray

Related Bridges 

Sources 

  • James McCray - jamesinslocomb [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Luke
  • Paul Plassman

Comments 

Ohio to Indiana Trail - Great Miami River Bridge
Posted August 29, 2021, by John Marvig (marvigj27 [at] gmail [dot] com)

https://piquaoh.org/emergency-bike-path-closure-wooden-bike-...

Deck is unsafe. No timeline on reopening the crossing..