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Heck's Bridge

Photos 

1913 flood photo

Photo from Seneca County Historical Society

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BH Photo #512809

Description 

The image isn't that clear but from the portal design and plaques it appears this could be a Canton Bridge Co. or Central Concrete & Construction Co. work.

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Sandusky River on Township Road 28
Location
Seneca County, Ohio
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Possibly damaged/destroyed in 1913 flood?
Design
9-panel, pin-connected Pratt through truss with 2+ Pratt pony truss approach spans
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.00884, -83.19458   (decimal degrees)
41°00'32" N, 83°11'40" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/315451/4542058 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 95281 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

3-panel truss (159)
9-panel truss (244)
Half-hip Pratt pony truss (586)
Lost (29,077)
Ohio (4,292)
One-lane traffic (7,921)
Pin-connected (4,869)
Pony truss (17,081)
Pratt pony truss (3,985)
Pratt through truss (6,129)
Pratt truss (10,405)
Replaced by new bridge (19,768)
Sandusky River (58)
Seneca County, Ohio (77)
Through truss (17,205)
Truss (35,955)

Update Log 

  • November 29, 2021: Added by Paul Plassman

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