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Washington Street Bridge (1835)

Description 

The source for some of the information on this page is "The Covered Bridges of Ohio: An Atlas and History" by Miriam Wood.

Facts 

Overview
Lost toll bridge over Sandusky River on Washington Street
Location
Seneca County, Ohio
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1834 or shortly afterward as a toll bridge; tolls removed 1837 after free Market Street Bridge was built downstream; destroyed by flood January 1, 1847
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.11763, -83.17702   (decimal degrees)
41°07'03" N, 83°10'37" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/317228/4554098 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 95293 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • November 29, 2021: Added by Paul Plassman