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Great Miami River OH 47 Bridge

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Great Miami River OH 47 Bridge

Photo from old postcard

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BH Photo #502833

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Facts 

Overview
Lost concrete arch bridge over Great Miami River on OH 47 in Sidney
Location
Sidney, Shelby County, Ohio
Status
Demolished and replaced with a slab of pre-stressed concrete. Appears to have fake arch facade and aesthetic guardrails (likely due to Section 106 mitigation) based on Street View.
History
Built 1931 by D.H. Overman; replaced 2007
Design
Closed-spandrel arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 96.1 ft.
Total length: 350.1 ft.
Deck width: 29.9 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.28667, -84.15000   (decimal degrees)
40°17'12" N, 84°09'00" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/742271/4463473 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Sidney
Inventory numbers
INDOT 162-19-01925A (Indiana Dept. of Transportation bridge number)
ODOT 7500661 (Ohio Dept. of Transportation structure file number)
BH 28400 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • August 12, 2021: New photo from Geoff Hubbs
  • March 23, 2010: Updated by Nathan Holth: Bridge has been replaced.

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Comments 

Great Miami River OH 47 Bridge
Posted December 17, 2012, by Anonymous

It is called the Gold Star Mothers' Bridge