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NS - Auglaize River Bridge

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BH Photo #511897

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Facts 

Overview
Pratt through truss bridge over Auglaize River on Norfolk Southern Railroad
Location
Oakwood, Paulding County, Ohio
Status
Open to traffic
Railroads
- New York, Chicago, & St. Louis Railroad (NKP)
- Norfolk & Western Railway (NW)
- Norfolk Southern Railway (NS)
Design
Two-span, 6-panel riveted Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Total length: 275.0 ft.
Also called
Oakwood Railroad Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.09344, -84.38253   (decimal degrees)
41°05'36" N, 84°22'57" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/719832/4552431 (zone/easting/northing)
Elevation
700 ft. above sea level
Inventory number
BH 94017 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • July 5, 2022: New photo from Paul Plassman
  • June 24, 2022: Updated by Paul Plassman: More authoritative length
  • June 10, 2022: Updated by Paul Plassman: Added categories "6-panel truss", "Riveted", "Railroad", "Stone Abutments"
  • June 9, 2022: New photo from Geoff Hubbs
  • February 25, 2022: New photos from Paul Plassman
  • January 13, 2022: New photo from Paul Plassman
  • November 13, 2021: Updated by Paul Plassman: Added image & changed name from "Oakwood RR Bridge"
  • September 22, 2021: Updated by Paul Plassman: Added length
  • August 21, 2021: Added by Paul Plassman

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Comments 

NS - Auglaize River Bridge
Posted November 13, 2021, by Paul Plassman

Looks like whatever bridge was on the highway just south of the railroad span got demolished by the flood.