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CSW/NYC Overpass Bridge

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Ohio Central Traction Bridge

Photo from old postcard

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BH Photo #502111

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over New York Central RR on Ohio Central Traction
Location
Crestline, Richland County, Ohio
Status
Removed but not replaced
History
Abandoned 1931; Likely removed shortly thereafter
Railroads
- Cleveland Southwestern Railway & Light Co. (CSW)
- Cleveland, Cincinnati, Chicago & St. Louis Railway (CCC&StL; Big Four)
- Cleveland, Southwestern & Columbus Railway (CSC)
- Interurban
- New York Central Railroad (NYC)
- Ohio Central Traction Co.
Design
Pratt through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.77342, -82.74453   (decimal degrees)
40°46'24" N, 82°44'40" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/352777/4515068 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 93802 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • August 2, 2021: Updated by Luke: Added truss type and abandonment date
  • July 29, 2021: New photo from Geoff Hubbs

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