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Pohlman Road Bridge

Photos 

Delphos Daily Herald August 29, 1997

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BH Photo #546199

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt pony truss bridge over West Jennings Creek on Pohlman Road
Location
Van Wert County, Ohio
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1901
Design
Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 30.8 ft.
Total length: 35.1 ft.
Deck width: 13.8 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.85945, -84.36088   (decimal degrees)
40°51'34" N, 84°21'39" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/722436/4526507 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory numbers
ODOT 8137145 (Ohio Dept. of Transportation structure file number)
BH 101458 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

3-panel truss (187)
Built 1901 (594)
Built during 1900s (7,879)
Lost (31,154)
Lost 1997 (432)
Lost during 1990s (4,209)
Ohio (4,950)
Pony truss (17,466)
Pratt pony truss (4,104)
Pratt truss (10,773)
Replaced by new bridge (21,212)
Span length 25-50 feet (16,446)
Total length 25-50 feet (11,664)
Truss (37,755)
Van Wert County, Ohio (37)

Update Log 

  • November 23, 2022: Updated by Brandon Cooper: Added category "3-panel truss"

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