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Butler Bridge

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Butler Bridge, Plain City, O

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BH Photo #513358

Description 

The large side-by-side plaques indicate a Cincinnati built span, either Lomas Forge or Brackett.

Location confirmed by a Facebook Group post.

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Big Darby Creek on Noteman-Converse Road
Location
Plain City, Union County, Ohio
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Likely built between 1885-1900; Replaced 1983
Builders
- Brackett Bridge Co. of Cincinnati, Ohio (Possible Fabricator)
- Lomas Forge & Bridge Works of Cincinnati, Ohio (Possible Fabricator)
Design
9-panel, pinned Pratt through truss
Also called
Noteman-Converse Road Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.11409, -83.26316   (decimal degrees)
40°06'51" N, 83°15'47" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/307130/4442874 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 95455 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • December 13, 2021: New photos from Tony Dillon

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