Pleasant Valley Covered Bridge
Bridge featured an uneven roof line from the 2 different types of trusses. Pleasant Valley Road now crosses the Licking River farther to the West at the extreme edge of the county. The center pier still exists.
The HAER file on this bridge appears to be incomplete and inaccurate.
- Lost Smith truss bridge over Licking River on old alignment of Pleasant Valley Road
- Muskingum County, Ohio
- Destroyed by flooding
- Originally a multi-span Queenpost truss; partially replaced with a Smith truss in 1875; destroyed in the 1959 flood.
- Smith through truss
Queenpost through truss
- Approximate latitude, longitude
- +40.04754, -82.15595 (decimal degrees)
40°02'51" N, 82°09'21" W (degrees°minutes'seconds")
- Approximate UTM coordinates
- 17/401396/4433673 (zone/easting/northing)
- Inventory number
- BH 91761 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
- February 27, 2021: New photo from Melissa Brand-Welch
- February 26, 2021: Updated by Tony Dillon: Figured out which bridge this was and corrected stuff.
- December 31, 2020: New photos from Geoff Hubbs
- Geoff Hubbs
- Tony Dillon - spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com
- Melissa Brand-Welch - melissabrandwelch [at] msn [dot] com