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SYRR - Sandusky River Back Channel Bridge

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LE&W - Sandusky River Back Channel Bridge

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BH Photo #501731

Facts 

Overview
Double-intersection Warren through truss bridge over Sandusky River on Sandusky River Railroad
Location
Fremont, Sandusky County, Ohio
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1906
Builder
- American Bridge Co. of New York
Railroads
- Lake Erie & Western Railroad (LE&W)
- New York, Chicago, & St. Louis Railroad (NKP)
- Norfolk & Western Railway (NW)
- Sandusky River Railroad (SYRR)
Design
(3)10-panel, riveted double-intersection Warren through truss, 145'8" each
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 145.7 ft.
Total length: 443.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.35280, -83.10600   (decimal degrees)
41°21'10" N, 83°06'22" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/323824/4580062 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Fremont East
Inventory number
BH 60149 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • July 1, 2022: Updated by Paul Plassman: Added link to good Flickr photo and category "Stone piers"
  • June 23, 2022: Updated by Paul Plassman: Added type and span lengths
  • December 22, 2021: Updated by Paul Plassman: Added length
  • December 21, 2021: Updated by John Marvig: added builder and build date
  • July 21, 2021: New photo from Geoff Hubbs
  • March 7, 2014: Added by Luke Harden

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