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Blanchard River Bridge

Photos 

1906 postcard view

Postcard at Worthpoint

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BH Photo #536200

Description 

Location is unconfirmed. This could have been the Oak Street bridge, the Elm Street bridge, or the Main Street bridge.

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Blanchard River on Road
Location
Ottawa, Putnam County, Ohio
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
Design
Two-span, pin-connected Pratt through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.01697, -84.04716   (decimal degrees)
41°01'01" N, 84°02'50" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/748290/4544841 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 99285 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Blanchard River (30)
Lost (31,792)
Ohio (5,051)
One-lane traffic (8,122)
Ottawa, Ohio (5)
Pin-connected (5,423)
Pratt through truss (6,413)
Pratt truss (10,843)
Putnam County, Ohio (39)
Replaced by new bridge (21,683)
Stone piers (279)
Through truss (19,026)
Truss (38,307)

Update Log 

  • July 11, 2022: Added by Paul Plassman

Sources 

  • Paul Plassman