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East Branch Whetstone Creek TR 76 (Mt. Gilead-West Point Rd.) Bridge

Map 

Description 

Replaced

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pony truss bridge over East Branch Whetstone Creek on TR 76 (Mt. Gilead-West Point Rd.)
Location
Morrow County, Ohio
Status
Replaced with new concrete bridge
History
Built 1900; rehabilitated 1962
Design
Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 38.1 ft.
Total length: 39.0 ft.
Deck width: 14.1 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.60833, -82.80500   (decimal degrees)
40°36'30" N, 82°48'18" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/347297/4496845 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Mount Gilead
Inventory numbers
ODOT 5932327 (Ohio Dept. of Transportation structure file number)
BH 28104 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built 1900 (918)
Built during 1900s (7,379)
Lost (25,749)
Morrow County, Ohio (55)
Ohio (3,527)
One-lane traffic (7,628)
Owned by county (21,035)
Pony truss (16,407)
Pratt pony truss (3,701)
Pratt truss (9,499)
Replaced by new bridge (17,389)
Span length 25-50 feet (15,809)
Structurally deficient (13,748)
Total length 25-50 feet (11,278)
Truss (33,424)

Update Log 

  • June 19, 2009: Updated by Joshua Collins: added road name

Sources 

  • Joshua Collins - Bigjc1979 [at] aol [dot] com