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Indian Mill Bridge (Old)

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Description 

The source for some of the information on this page is "The Covered Bridges of Ohio: An Atlas and History" by Miriam Wood.

Facts 

Overview
Lost covered Howe through truss bridge over Sandusky River on County Road 47
Location
Wyandot County, Ohio
Status
Destroyed by flooding
History
Built 1871 by John Kennedy to replace an earlier covered bridge built 1859-1860; destroyed by 1913 flood and replaced by steel truss bridge
Builder
- John Kennedy
Design
Two-span covered Howe through truss
Lost Bridges.com says 120', Miriam Wood's book gives a length of 140'
Dimensions
Total length: 140.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.86317, -83.25370   (decimal degrees)
40°51'47" N, 83°15'13" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/310061/4526012 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 95344 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • December 4, 2021: Added by Paul Plassman

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