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BO - Deer Creek Bridge (Old)

Photo 

Bridge plan from old book

Public Domain: Published Prior to 1923

Image from "A Text-book on Roofs and Bridges, Part 3", by Mansfield Merriman and Henry S. Jacoby, 1903, page 228

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BH Photo #537220

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Deer Creek on Baltimore and Ohio Railroad
Location
Pickaway County, Ohio
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Completed December 1894
Railroad
- Baltimore & Ohio Railroad (BO)
Design
Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 100.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.73602, -83.24869   (decimal degrees)
39°44'10" N, 83°14'55" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/307306/4400876 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 99585 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

19th Century (9,628)
Baltimore & Ohio Railroad (585)
Built 1894 (269)
Built during 1890s (3,386)
Lost (31,792)
Ohio (5,051)
Owned by railroad (14,123)
Pickaway County, Ohio (50)
Pin-connected (5,423)
Pratt through truss (6,413)
Pratt truss (10,843)
Railroad (16,990)
Replaced by new bridge (21,683)
Span length 100-125 feet (4,680)
Through truss (19,026)
Truss (38,307)

Update Log 

  • July 23, 2022: Added by Paul Plassman

Sources 

  • Paul Plassman