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Old Caesar Creek Gorge Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by James McCray in July 2013

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BH Photo #262185

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Caesar Creek on Gorge Trail Loop/ Caesar Creek Gorge Access Road
Location
Warren County, Ohio
Status
Open to pedestrians only
History
Warren truss likely built 1921, Pratt truss is probably older
Builders
- Cambria Steel Co. of Johnstown, Pennsylvania (Iron/Steel Manufacturer)
- Jones & Laughlin Steel Co. of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania & Woodlawn, Pennsylvania (Iron/Steel Manufacturer)
- Lackawanna Steel Co. of Lackawanna, New York (Iron/Steel Manufacturer)
Design
5-panel, pinned Pratt pony truss
4-panel, riveted Warren pony truss
Also called
O'Neall Road Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.48282, -84.06461   (decimal degrees)
39°28'58" N, 84°03'53" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/752465/4374471 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Oregonia
Inventory number
BH 57511 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • August 12, 2013: New photos from James McCray
  • August 11, 2013: Added by James McCray

Sources 

  • James McCray - jamesinslocomb [at] yahoo [dot] com