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Grand Rapids Wagon Bridge (Older)

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Maumee River on Bridge Street
Location
Grand Rapids, Wood County, Ohio
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1879 to replace an earlier bridge damaged in flood; destroyed by ice jam and flood 1904
Design
3+ 8-panel pin-connected Pratt through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.41425, -83.86076   (decimal degrees)
41°24'51" N, 83°51'39" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/260905/4588695 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 94781 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

19th Century (9,063)
8-panel truss (589)
Built 1879 (121)
Built during 1870s (1,401)
Grand Rapids, Ohio (5)
Lost (29,982)
Lost 1904 (52)
Lost during 1900s (453)
Maumee River (62)
Ohio (4,669)
Pin-connected (5,037)
Pratt through truss (6,228)
Pratt truss (10,535)
Replaced by new bridge (20,398)
Through truss (17,852)
Truss (36,750)
Wood County, Ohio (77)

Update Log 

  • October 24, 2021: Updated by Paul Plassman: Added build date
  • October 18, 2021: Added by Paul Plassman

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