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LS&MS - Portage River Bridge

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LS&MS - Portage River Bridge

Photo from old postcard

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BH Photo #511303

Facts 

Overview
Lost Through truss bridge over Portage River on LS&MS Railroad
Location
Elmore, Sandusky County, Ohio
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
Builders
- Cleveland Bridge & Car Works of Cleveland, Ohio
- McNairy & Claflen Manufacturing Co. of Cleveland, Ohio
Railroad
- Lake Shore & Michigan Southern Railroad (LS&MS)
Design
Post through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.47639, -83.29855   (decimal degrees)
41°28'35" N, 83°17'55" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/308080/4594193 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 94944 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • November 3, 2021: Updated by Luke: Added probable builder
  • November 3, 2021: New photo from Geoff Hubbs

Sources 

  • Geoff Hubbs
  • Luke