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Benson Street Bridge

Status: Open to two-lane traffic

Location: 39.224012,-84.448762

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Carries Benson Street over Mill Creek
Design: arch/pony/concrete
Design Details: Concrete pony arch
Total Length: 100.1 Feet
Span Length: 75.1 Feet

Overview: Rainbow arch bridge over Mill Creek on Benson Street on the line between Lockland and Reading
History: Built 1909-10 by engineer E. A. Gast; rehabilitated 1992
Built: 1909

Location: Hamilton County

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Deck view

Photo taken by Jonathan Maxwell

108242

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Close-up of arch

Photo taken by Jonathan Maxwell

108243

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Modern plaque

Photo taken by Jonathan Maxwell

108244

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Oblique view

Photo taken July 1986 by Louise Taft Cawood for the Historic American Engineering Record

108245

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Deck view

Photo taken July 1986 by Louise Taft Cawood for the Historic American Engineering Record

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Original steel grate deck

Photo taken July 1986 by Louise Taft Cawood for the Historic American Engineering Record

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Photo taken by Bill Eichelberger in November 2009

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Photo taken by Bill Eichelberger in November 2009

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Photo taken by Bill Eichelberger in November 2009

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Looking East Towards Reading, Ohio

Photo taken by J.P. in January 2014

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Entrance to the bridge

Photo taken by J.P. in January 2014

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Lighting the way across the bridge

Photo taken by J.P. in January 2014

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pedestrian path

Photo taken by J.P. in January 2014

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The South Arch

Photo taken by J.P. in January 2014

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Plaque

Photo taken by J.P. in January 2014

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Looking East

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overview

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Reading OH Circa 1911

Old Postcard View

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Photo taken by James McCray in January 2014

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Photo taken by James McCray in January 2014

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Photo taken by James McCray in January 2014

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Photo taken by James McCray in January 2014

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Photo taken by James McCray in January 2014

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Photo taken by James McCray in January 2014

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Big Mac Bridge

Status: Open to eight total lanes of traffic

Location: 39.100795,-84.495197

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Carries I-471 over Ohio River
Design: arch/through/steel
Design Details: Steel through arch
Total Length: 2099.5 Feet
Span Length: 757.6 Feet

Overview: Pair of tied-arch bridges over the Ohio River on I-471 in Cincinnati
History: Constructed started 1971; opened to limited traffic 1977; dedicated 1981; entire I-471 project completed 1985
Built: 1977

Location: Hamilton County

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Overview

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Looking overhead

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Close-up of pier

Photo taken by Jonathan Maxwell

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161987

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161988

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161989

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View from the Purple People Bridge

Photo taken by James McCray

161990

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Photo taken by James McCray

161991

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Photo taken by James McCray

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ill be honest all the pics i took were random views as i was walking across the PPB

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Looking through the L&N Bridge

Photo taken by Anthony Dillon in June 2010

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Distant view from the East

Photo taken by Anthony Dillon in June 2010

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Closer view

Photo taken by Anthony Dillon in June 2010

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....And closer still

Photo taken by Anthony Dillon in June 2010

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Approaching from the East

Photo taken by Anthony Dillon in June 2010

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Preparing to go under

Photo taken by Anthony Dillon in June 2010

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Going under deck of bridge

Photo taken by Anthony Dillon in June 2010

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Viewed from the riverfront

Photo taken by Anthony Dillon in June 2010

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Blome Road Bridge

Status: Open to one-lane traffic

Location: 39.217973,-84.345863

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Carries Blome Road over
Design: truss/through/pratt
Design Details: Pratt through truss
Total Length: 94.2 Feet
Span Length: 79.1 Feet

Overview: Through truss bridge on Blome Road in The Village of Indian Hill
History: Built 1888 by the Queen City Bridge Co.; rehabilitated 1990
Built: 1888

Location: Hamilton County

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Overview

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Historic marker

Photo taken by Jonathan Maxwell

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plaque with engineers name

Photo taken by J.P.

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gorgeous trusses

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portail

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side shot of the bridge

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looking down the creek from the bridge

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suprise

when the rehabilitated this bridge they placed steel girders underneath to support the truss

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stone abundment

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looking up

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steel stamp

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lattice detail

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Blue Rock Road Bridge

Status: Demolished Oct. 11, 2006

Location: 39.263389,-84.667556

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Carries Blue Rock Road over Great Miami River
Design: truss/through/parker
Design Details: Pin-connected, 17-panel Parker through truss with open steel grating deck
Total Length: 469.2 Feet
Span Length: 458.0 Feet

Overview: Lost through truss bridge over the Miami River on Blue Rock Road at New Baltimore
History: Built 1914; rehabilitated 1970; closed Nov. 2001
Built: 1914

Location: Hamilton County

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Overview

Photo taken May 2006 by Nathan Holth

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Side view

Photo taken May 2006 by Nathan Holth

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Oblique view

Photo taken May 2006 by Nathan Holth

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View from below

Photo taken May 2006 by Nathan Holth

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Portal

Photo taken May 2006 by Nathan Holth

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Truss profile

Photo taken May 2006 by Nathan Holth

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Underneath

Photo taken May 2006 by Nathan Holth

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Ugly replacement bridge

Photo taken May 2006 by Nathan Holth

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Plaque

Commissioners
Fred E. Wesselmann Pres.
Harry G. Innes
Samuel Weil, Jr.
Albert Reinhardt Clerk
Clinton Cowen, Co. Surveyor
Brackett Construction Co.
Builders
1914

This photo taken Sept. 1996 by Caleb Faux of the Historic American Engineering Record

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Branch Mill Creek US 42 Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 39.207382,-84.450858

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Carries US 42 (Reading Road) over Branch of Mill Creek
Design: arch/deck/closed
Design Details: Closed-spandrel arch
Total Length: 46.9 Feet
Span Length: 40.0 Feet

Overview: Arch bridge over a branch of Mill Creek on US 42 (Reading Road) in Reading
History: Built 1931; rehabilitated 1931
Built: 1931

Location: Hamilton County

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Photo taken by James McCray in January 2014

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Photo taken by James McCray in January 2014

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Brent Spence Bridge

Status:
ODOT says that demolition and replacement might happen in the future.

Location: 39.090556,-84.522500

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Carries I-71/I-75 over Ohio River
Design: truss/through/warren
Design Details: Continuous cantilevered Warren through truss
Total Length: 1736.4 Feet
Span Length: 830.8 Feet

Overview: Double-decker continuous cantilevered through truss bridge over the Ohio River on I-71/I-75 at Cincinnati
History: Built 1963
Built: 1963

Location: Hamilton County

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Color postcard

Photo submitted by Jonathan Maxwell

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View from above

Photo submitted by Jonathan Maxwell

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Brent Spence Bridge

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Brent Spence Bridge

1963 view

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CSX - Ohio River Bridge

Status: Open to railroad traffic

Location: 39.091510,-84.519643

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Carries Chesapeake & Ohio Railway over Ohio River
Design: truss/through
Design Details: Cantilevered through truss
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Cantilevered through truss bridge over the Ohio River on CSX RR
History: Built 1929
Built: 1929

Location: Hamilton County

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Overview

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View from southwest

Photo taken July 1982 by Jack E. Boucher for the Historic American Engineering Record

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Clay Wade Bailey Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 39.091111,-84.519167

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Carries US 25/US 42/US 127 over Ohio River
Design: truss/through/warren
Design Details: Cantilevered Warren through truss
Total Length: 2208.4 Feet
Span Length: 674.7 Feet

Overview: Cantilevered through truss bridge over Ohio River on US 25/US 42/US 127 in Cincinnati
History: Built 1974
Built: 1974

Location: Hamilton County

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Photo taken by Andrew Raker in August 2008

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Clay Wade Bailey Bridge

Cincinnati-Transit.net

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Clay Wade Bailey Bridge

Clay Wade Bailey Bridge looking west.

Photo taken by Geoff McKim in July 2018

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Cleves Bridge

Status: Open to two lanes of westbound traffic

Location: 39.169851,-84.757764

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Carries Westbound US 50 over Great Miami River
Design: truss/through/parker
Design Details: Parker through truss
Total Length: 893.1 Feet
Span Length: 248.0 Feet

Overview: Four-span through truss bridge over the Great Miami River on westbound US 50 at Cleves
History: Built 1959
Built: 1959

Location: Hamilton County

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Deck view

Photo taken by Jonathan Maxwell

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One span

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Deck View (Looking West)

Photo taken by James McCray

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Bridge Plaque

Photo taken by James McCray

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Photo taken by Bill Eichelberger in October 2010

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CIND - Cleves Bridge

Status: Open to traffic on two railroad tracks

Location: 39.169368,-84.757930

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Carries Central Railroad of Indiana over Great Miami River
Design: truss/through/warren
Design Details: Warren through truss
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Four-span through truss railroad bridge over the Great Miami River next to US 50 at Cleves
History: Built 1913
Built: 1913

Location: Hamilton County

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Deck view

Photo taken by Jonathan Maxwell

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Cliff Drive Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 39.116944,-84.489167

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Carries Cliff Drive over Eden Park Drive
Design: arch/deck/closed
Design Details: Closed-spandrel arch
Total Length: 117.1 Feet
Span Length: 69.9 Feet

Overview: Closed-spandrel arch bridge over Eden Park Drive on Cliff Drive
History: Built by the Melan Arch Construction Co. of New York; rehabilitated 1978
Built:

Location: Hamilton County

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Columbia Parkway Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 39.103333,-84.500000

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Carries Columbia Parkway over US 50
Design: truss/deck
Design Details: Deck truss
Total Length: 1659.2 Feet
Span Length: 170.0 Feet

Overview: Deck truss bridge over US 50 on Columbia Parkway in Cincinnati
History: Built 1938
Built: 1938

Location: Hamilton County

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Photo taken by Bill Eichelberger in August 2009

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Photo taken by Bill Eichelberger in August 2009

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Photo taken by Bill Eichelberger in August 2009

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Columbia Parkway Viaduct

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Eden Park Melan Arch Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 39.117146,-84.489156

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Carries over Eden Park Drive
Design: arch/deck/closed
Design Details: Closed-spandrel arch
Total Length: 117.1 Feet
Span Length: 69.9 Feet

Overview: Concrete arch bridge at Eden Park in Cincinnati
History: Built 1894
Built: 1894

Location: Hamilton County

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Overview from below

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Deck view

Photo taken by Jonathan Maxwell

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Historic marker

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Eagle decoration

These decorative eagles flanking the bridge were salvaged from the Chamber of Commerce building after it burned in 1911

Photo taken by Jonathan Maxwell

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Book

This photo appeared in the book, "The City of Rivers and Hills," by Paul Briol, 1924

Photo submitted by Jonathan Maxwell

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Distant view of the bridge

The road up to it was ice and snow covered. So we chose to move on.

Photo taken by J.P. in January 2014

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Eden Park Melan Arch Bridge

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Harrison Road Bridge

Status: No longer exists

Location: 39.216156,-84.703235

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Carries Harrison Road (CR 457) over Great Miami River
Design: truss/through/pennsylvania
Design Details: Pennsylvania through truss
Total Length: 444.0 Feet
Span Length: 444.0 Feet

Overview: Lost through truss bridge over Great Miami River on Harrison Road (CR 457)
History: Built 1894
Built: 1894

Location: Hamilton County

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Ida Street Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 39.108800,-84.499200

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Carries Ida Street over Wareham Street
Design: arch/deck/closed
Design Details: Closed-spandrel arch
Total Length: 388.1 Feet
Span Length: 128.0 Feet

Overview: Concrete arch bridge over Wareham Street on Ida Street
History: Built 1931; rehabilitated 1981
Built: 1931

Location: Hamilton County

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Photo taken by Bill Eichelberger in August 2009

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Ida Street Bridge

Photo taken by Geoff McKim

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Ida Street Bridge

Photo taken by Warren LeMay in 2019

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Ida Street Bridge

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Ida Street Bridge

looking north

Photo taken by Warren LeMay in 2019

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Ida Street Bridge

looking north

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Kemper Road Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 39.285681,-84.388492

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Carries Kemper Road over Sharon Lake
Design: frame/concrete
Design Details: Concrete rigid frame with stone facing.
Total Length: 75.0 Feet
Span Length: 70.0 Feet

Overview: Stone faced concrete rigid frame bridge over Sharon Lake on Kemper Road in Sharon Woods Park
History: Built 1936-1937 by the Works Progress Administration
Built: 1937

Location: Hamilton County

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Overview

Photo taken May 2006 by Jonathan Maxwell

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Close-up of main span

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Purple People Bridge

Status: Open to pedestrian traffic only

Location: 39.098019,-84.497747

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Carries Pedestrian trail (former railroad track and US 27) over Ohio River
Design: truss/through/pennsylvania
Design Details: Major spans from north to south: One 5-panel Pratt deck truss One 6-panel (?) Pratt deck truss One pin-connected, 20-panel Pennsylvania through truss Four pin-connected, 8-panel Parker through trusses
Total Length: 2759.0 Feet
Span Length: 509.8 Feet

Overview: Five-span through truss bridge over the Ohio River formerly carrying the Louisville & Nashville Railroad) and US 27 between Cincinnati and Newport
History: First built 1872 as a Whipple through truss bridge; reconstructed 1897; railroad service discontinued 1987; closed to road traffic 2001; rehabilitated and reopened to pedestrians 2003
Built: 1897

Location: Hamilton County

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Overview from Mt. Adams

Photo submitted by Jonathan Maxwell

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Foggy morning

Photo submitted by Jonathan Maxwell

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North portal

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One approach span

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Deck view

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Banners hung during Riverfest

Photo submitted by Jonathan Maxwell

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Fireworks over bridge

Photo submitted by Jonathan Maxwell

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Rust color scheme in 2002

Photo submitted by Jonathan Maxwell

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Historic postcard

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Side view from book

This photo appeared in the book, "The City of Rivers and Hills," by Paul Briol, 1924

Photo submitted by Jonathan Maxwell

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Main span and approaches

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Largest approach deck span

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All 3 deck approach spans

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Sandwiched between the Taylor-Southgate bridge and the "Big Mac" Bridge

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Main Pennsylvania span

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Approaching from boat

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Going under the main span

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North end of Pennsylvania truss

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Pennsylvania and Parker trusses

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Daytime view of through spans

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Pennsylvania truss

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Parker trusses

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Deck spans

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Published prior to 1923

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Ludlow Viaduct

Status: Replaced by a modern bridge

Location: 39.155013,-84.537679

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Carries over Ludlow Avenue
Design: arch/deck/closed
Design Details: Closed-spandrel arch
Total Length: 1336.0 Feet
Span Length: 85.0 Feet

Overview: Lost six-span concrete arch bridge over Mill Creek Valley on Ludlow Avenue in Cincinnati
History: Built 1914; replaced 1991-92
Built: 1914

Location: Hamilton County

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Historic postcard

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Replacement bridge

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Ludlow Avenue Viaduct

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Ludlow Viaduct

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Historical Photo

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Historical Photo

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Main Street Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 39.136944,-84.709444

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Carries Main Street over TRIB OHIO RIVER
Design: arch/deck/closed
Design Details: Closed-spandrel arch
Total Length: 40.0 Feet
Span Length: 40.0 Feet

Overview: Closed-spandrel arch bridge over an unnamed creek on Main Street
History:
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Location: Hamilton County

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CSX - Mehring Way Overpass

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 39.097698,-84.532125

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Carries CSX Transportation over Mehring Way (CS 1608)
Design: truss/through/warren/sub-panels
Design Details: Heavily skewed Warren through truss with sub-panels and center supports. Lengthy deck girder approaches on both ends.
Total Length: 4040.0 Feet
Span Length: 285.0 Feet

Overview: Through truss bridge over Mehring Street on CSX Transportation
History: Built 1931
Built: 1931

Location: Hamilton County

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The northern end of the bridge

On Budd Street, near the Queensgate yard

Photo taken by Jann Mayer in July 2012

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Approach span, close to main span

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Coal train passing over main span

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Coal train on the approach

Along W Mehring Way - the bridge runs along the street. This approach was originally two deck girder bridges sharing the same piers.

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Cleeves Warsaw Road Bridge

Status: Needlessly demolished and replaced

Location: 39.123647,-84.677260

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Carries Cleves-Warsaw Pike (CR 209) over Muddy Creek
Design: truss/through/pennsylvania
Design Details: Riveted Pennsylvania through truss (Camelback format)
Total Length: 244.1 Feet
Span Length: 232.0 Feet

Overview: Lost Pennsylvania through truss bridge over Muddy Creek on Cleves-Warsaw Pike (CR 209)
History: Built 1923; rehabilitated 1970
Built: 1923

Location: Hamilton County

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West portal

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Southeast oblique

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Portal/sway bracing detail

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Sidewalk

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Photo taken by Tony Dillon in November 2009

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Photo taken by Tony Dillon in July 2012

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It's historically significant, so let's tear it down. Typical for Hamilton county.

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Cleves Warsaw Road Bridge

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Cleves Bridge (Old)

Status: Replaced by modern bridge

Location: 39.169684,-84.757908

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Carries Eastbound US 50 over Great Miami River
Design: truss/through/pennsylvania
Design Details: From west to east One 10-panel Parker through truss, 191 ft. long Two 12-panel Pennsylvania through trusses, each 250.0 ft. long One 10-panel Parker through truss, 191 ft. long
Total Length: 822.0 Feet
Span Length: 250.0 Feet

Overview: Lost four-span through truss bridge over the Great Miami River on eastbound US 50 at Cleves
History: Built 1914 by the Penn Bridge Co.; parallel bridge built 1959-60; closed to traffic Feb. 1988; replaced 1990
Built: 1914

Location: Hamilton County

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Main span

Photo taken Feb. 1990 by John Gerhardstein for the Historic American Engineering Record

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West portal

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West span

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Cleves Bridge (Old)

Photo taken Feb. 1990 by John Gerhardstein for the Historic American Engineering Record

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Cleves Bridge (Old)

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Old Colerain Bridge

Status: No longer exists

Location: 39.303457,-84.642954

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Carries CR 463 over Great Miami River
Design: truss/through/pennsylvania
Design Details: Pennsylvania through truss
Total Length: 364.2 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Lost Pennsylvania through truss bidge over Great Miami River on CR 463
History: Built 1895 by the King Bridge Co.
Built: 1895

Location: Hamilton County

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Plainville Road Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 39.158163,-84.381207

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Carries Plainville Road over Little Duck Creek
Design: arch/deck/closed
Design Details: Closed-spandrel arch
Total Length: 22.0 Feet
Span Length: 22.0 Feet

Overview: Closed-spandrel arch bridge over Little Duck Creek on Plainville Road
History: Built 1915
Built: 1915

Location: Hamilton County

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Remington Road Bridge

Status: Replaced by a new bridge in 2005

Location: 39.226848,-84.323968

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Carries B&O Railroad over Remington Road
Design: arch/deck/stone
Design Details: Stone arch
Total Length: 24.0 Feet
Span Length: 20.0 Feet

Overview: Lost stone arch bridge over Remington Road on B&O Railroad
History:
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Location: Hamilton County

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Roebling Suspension Bridge

Status: Rehabilitation Completed

Location: 39.092306,-84.509472

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Carries Court Ave over Ohio River
Design: suspension/wire
Design Details: Wire suspension
Total Length: 2161.5 Feet
Span Length: 1056.8 Feet

Overview: Suspension bridge over the Ohio River between Cincinnati and Covington
History: Built 1866 by John A. Roebling. Rehabilitated 1955.
Built: 1866

Location: Hamilton County

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Daytime view

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View from above

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Nighttime view

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Close-up of tower

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Historic photo

Sterioview photo by Charles Waldack from the series "Cincinnati and its Suburbs"

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View Looking Northwest, General Elevation

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View Looking Southeast, 3/4 Elevation

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View Looking Northwest, 3/4 Elevation From Below

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View Looking Northwest, 3/4 Elevation Showing South Pier

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View Looking North, 'Barrel Shot' At South Portal

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Detail View Looking North, Showing Suspension Cables

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Detail View Looking North, Showing West

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Detail View Looking North Along West Walkway, Showing North Pier

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Detail View Of North Pier From West Walkway

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Detail View Showing Suspension Cable Connectors

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Looking West at main span

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North tower

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Closer view of North tower

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South tower

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Close up of South tower

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East side

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Closer view of main span

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North tower

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South tower draped for painting

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Vertical night shot of North tower

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Vertical of South tower

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North tower detail

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Photo taken by Andrew Raker in September 2008

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Photo taken by Andrew Raker in September 2008

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Night Time Roebling Suspension Brige Cincinnati Ohio

The first night I got my camera, this is the photo I took right out of the box.

Photo taken by Mike Mullins in October 2011

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Roebling Suspension Bridge 2013

Photo taken by Mike Mullins in August 2013

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GS, 9-1994

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Roebling Suspension Bridge

Photo taken by John Loxton in June 2016

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Roebling Suspension Bridge

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early image 1907 postmark

Pre-truss image! (pre 1895)

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old postcard. AND checkout Riverfront Stadium!!

Photo taken by Mike Daffron in June 2018

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Roebling Suspension Bridge

south tower

Photo taken by Geoff Hubbs in May 2012

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Roebling Suspension Bridge

south tower

Photo taken by Geoff Hubbs in May 2012

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Roebling Suspension Bridge

south tower

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Roebling Suspension Bridge

looking north

Photo taken by Geoff Hubbs in May 2012

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Roebling Suspension Bridge

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US22 Overpass

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 39.175000,-84.441667

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Carries US 22 over Conrail Railroad-Sorta
Design: arch/deck/closed
Design Details: Closed-spandrel arch
Total Length: 34.1 Feet
Span Length: 29.9 Feet

Overview: Arch bridge over Conrail Railroad on US 22 in Cincinnati
History: Built 1930
Built: 1930

Location: Hamilton County

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Victory Parkway Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 39.119828,-84.487247

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Carries Victory Parkway over Kemper Lane
Design: arch/deck/open
Design Details: Open-spandrel arch
Total Length: 472.1 Feet
Span Length: 180.1 Feet

Overview: Open-spandrel arch bridge over Kemper Lane on Victory Parkway
History: Built 1917; rehabilitated 1939 and 1990
Built: 1917

Location: Hamilton County

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Photo taken by Bill Eichelberger in August 2009

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Photo taken by Bill Eichelberger in August 2009

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Victory Parkway Panoramic

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Photo taken by J.P. in January 2014

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Photo taken by J.P. in January 2014

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Park Avenue Bridge

Photo taken by Warren LeMay in 2019

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Victory Parkway Bridge

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Western Hills Viaduct

Status: Open to two decks of traffic
Slated for demolition and replacement.

Location: 39.124795,-84.541539

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Carries Connecting highway over Mill Creek Valley
Design: arch/deck/open
Design Details: Open-spandrel arch
Total Length: 3500.0 Feet
Span Length: 120.1 Feet

Overview: Double-decker concrete viaduct with two open-spandrel arch spans over Mill Creek Valley in Cincinnati
History: Built 1930-32 as part of the Union Terminal Project; eastern end rebuilt 1960-63 to accomodate I-75
Built: 1932

Location: Hamilton County

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West arch over Mill Creek

Photo taken by Jonathan Maxwell

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East arch over Spring Grove Avenue

Photo taken by Jonathan Maxwell

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Approaching bottom deck

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Bottom deck eastbound

Photo taken by Jonathan Maxwell

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Top deck eastbound

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Photo taken by J.P. in January 2014

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Photo taken by J.P. in January 2014

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Photo taken by J.P. in January 2014

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Photo taken by J.P. in January 2014

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Willey Road Bridge

Status: Open to two-lane traffic

Location: 39.286667,-84.693333

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Carries Willey Road (CR 63) over Paddy's Run Creek
Design: arch/pony/concrete
Design Details: Concrete pony arch
Total Length: 65.0 Feet
Span Length: 62.0 Feet

Overview: Rainbow arch bridge on Willey Road in Crosby Township
History: Built 1911; rehabilitated 1996
Built: 1931

Location: Hamilton County

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Overview

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Deck view

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Cincinnati & Whitewater Canal Tunnel

Status: Partly Collapsed
Marked is the western portal for the tunnel. The eastern portal was apparently collapsed during the construction of U.S. 50 in the 1950s.

Location: 39.155492,-84.750231

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Carries Formerly Cincinati & Whitewater Canal over
Design: tunnel
Design Details: Brick lined tunnel with cut stone portals.
Total Length: 1782.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Lost Tunnel on Formerly Cincinati & Whitewater Canal
History: 1841 to 1865 used as canal tunnel, Railroad 1865 till 1884. Partilly collapsed, 1950's.
Built: 1839-1843

Location: Hamilton County

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Tunnel West Portal

The west Portal, filled with silt as it appeared January 1, 2004

Photo taken by Ed Hollowell in January 2004

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Historic Marker

Some information on the tunnel can be read on this marker on the street near by.

Photo taken by Ed Hollowell in January 2004

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Jediah Hill Covered Bridge 35-31-01

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 39.252363,-84.545327

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Carries over West Fork, Mill Creek
Design: truss/through/queenpost
Design Details: Queenpost through truss
Total Length: 44.0 Feet
Span Length: 44.0 Feet

Overview: Queenpost through truss bridge over West Fork, Mill Creek in Mount Healthy
History: Built 1850
Built: 1850

Location: Hamilton County

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Photo taken by Bill Eichelberger

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Vintage postcard view

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Jediah Hill Covered Bridge marker

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Photo taken by Bill Eichelberger

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Photo taken by Mike Mullins in January 2016

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Photo taken by Mike Mullins in January 2016

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Photo taken by Mike Mullins in January 2016

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Photo taken by Mike Mullins in January 2016

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Oxford Road Bridge

Status: Open to pedestrians

Location: 39.279427,-84.735047

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Carries a pedestrian trail in a park at the Crosby Senior Center over a pedestrian trail
Design: truss/pony/bowstring
Design Details: Bowstring pony truss
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Bowstring pony truss bridge over a pedestrian trail on a pedestrian trail in a park at the Crosby Senior Center in Crosby
History: Built ca. 1860 and Restored in 2006 by Ohio Bridge Co & moved to Crosby Township's Senior Center on walking trail.
Built: ca. 1860

Location: Hamilton County

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Overview

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Looking West

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Deck View (Looking South)

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Truss Closeup Detail

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Looking West

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Oblique View (Looking Southwest)

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Southwest View Closeup

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Western Face of Bridge

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Truss Outrigger Detail

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Underneath the Bridge

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Looking East

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Oblique View (Southeast View)

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Bowstring Truss Lattice Detail

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Cincinnati Southern Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 39.098333,-84.541944

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Carries Norfolk Southern Railroad over Ohio River
Design: truss/through/baltimore
Design Details: Continuous Baltimore through truss Vertical lift through truss span (lifting machinery removed) Warren deck truss span Lengthy deck girder approach on the north side
Total Length: 3230.0 Feet
Span Length: 520.0 Feet

Overview: Through truss bridge over Ohio River on Norfolk Southern Railroad in Cincinnati
History: Built 1922 using the existing piers from a 1877 bridge
Built: 1922

Location: Hamilton County

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Northern approach

At Budd Street, the tracks split before entering Queensgate Yard. Some of the spans are abandoned.

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Different pier constructions on the northern approach

From Budd Street

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Southbound Norfolk Southern train on the approach

From W 7th Street

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The split on the northern approach

From W 7th Street

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Signal platform on abandoned span

From W 7th Street

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View from Train

Crossing bridge southbound from Cincinnati to Ludlow

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Cincinnati Southern Railroad Bridge

Through truss bridge with a Pier lift towers and machinery which are removed, the pier is still in place.

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Cincinnati Southern Bridge from Under US 50

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Cincinnati Southern Bridge from Near US 50

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Cincinnati Southern Bridge from Near US 50

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Cincinnati Southern Bridge from Near US 50

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Cincinnati Southern Railroad Bridge

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Cincinnati Southern Bridge from Ludlow

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Cincinnati Southern Ohio River Bridge

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Hopewell Road Bridge

Status: Replaced by new bridge

Location: 39.246725,-84.295347

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Carries Hopewell Road over Miami River
Design: truss/through/pennsylvania
Design Details: This particular design is also known as a Petit Through Truss.
Total Length: 309.1 Feet
Span Length: 304.1 Feet

Overview: Lost Pennsylvania through truss bridge over Miami River on Hopewell Road
History: Built 1922; rehabilitated 1984
Built: 1922

Location: Hamilton County

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Brighton Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 39.122853,-84.532855

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Carries Brighton Street (McMicken Avenue) over Central Parkway
Design: beam/tee
Design Details: Concrete tee beam
Total Length: 109.9 Feet
Span Length: 50.9 Feet

Overview: Concrete bridge over Central Parkway on Brighton Street between McMicken Avenue and Colerain Avenue
History: Built 1925
Built: 1925

Location: Hamilton County

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Mill Creek Road Bridge

Status: Open to vehicle traffic in one lane and bicycle traffic in other lane

Location: 39.148905,-84.546451

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Carries Millcreek Road over Mill Creek
Design: truss/through/warren/verticals
Design Details: Warren through truss with all verticals and riveted connections
Total Length: 311.0 Feet
Span Length: 141.1 Feet

Overview: Warren through truss bridge over Mill Creek on Mill Creek Road
History: Built 1953
Built: 1953

Location: Hamilton County

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Clifton Avenue Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 39.163441,-84.516491

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Carries Clifton Avenue over Mill Creek
Design: beam/stringer/steel
Design Details: Steel stringer with concrete balustrade
Total Length: 126.0 Feet
Span Length: 65.0 Feet

Overview: Steel stringer bridge over Mill Creek on Clifton Avenue
History: Built 1935
Built: 1935

Location: Hamilton County

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Cincinnati Southern Ohio River Bridge (1st)

Status: Superstructure replaced

Location: 39.098036,-84.542043

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Carries Cincinnati Southern Railroad over Ohio River
Design: truss/through
Design Details: Linville variant Whipple through truss
Total Length: 3822.0 Feet
Span Length: 515.0 Feet

Overview: Lost Linville variant Whipple through truss swing bridge over Ohio River on the Cincinnati Southern Railroad at Cincinnati
History: Built 1869-1877; superstructure replaced by current bridge in 1922
Built: 1877

Location: Hamilton County

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CicSouthern

The Cincinnati Southern Railway Bridge of 1877 Over the Ohio River. 3822ft. Longest span 515ft.

From The Cincinnati Southern Railway: a history. A complete and concise history By Charles Gilbert Hall 1902

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Cincinnati Ohio Iron Bridge

A forest of Keystone Columns!

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First L&N Bridge Cinci, OH

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Taylor-Southgate Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 39.095866,-84.501248

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Carries US 27 over Ohio River
Design: truss/through/warren
Design Details: Riveted continuous Warren through truss
Total Length: 2298.0 Feet
Span Length: 850.0 Feet

Overview: Warren through truss bridge over Ohio River on US 27
History: Built in 1995 to replace the old Central Bridge
Built: 1995

Location: Hamilton County

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Mid-span

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Looking Northeast

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Downtown Cincinnati in the background

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Dusk with the lights coming on

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"Purple People" and "Big Mac" Bridges in the background

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Looking up at the West side

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.....And the East side

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Wider view from the riverfront

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Showing the underside

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Warren trusses

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Truss detail

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Looking up at the floor system

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CIND - Whitewater River Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 39.166498,-84.787772

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Carries Cincinnati-Louisville Road/US 50 over Whitewater River
Design: truss/through/warren/verticals
Design Details: Warren through truss with all verticals
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Through truss bridge over Whitewater River
History: Part of the Central Railroad of Indiana. Orginially part of the 'Big Four' and later the NYC.
Built:

Location: Hamilton County

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Lost Bridge (1866)

Status: Destroyed by fire

Location: 39.153329,-84.795518

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Carries Lawrenceburg Road over Great Miami River
Design: truss/through/howe
Design Details: Covered Howe through truss
Total Length: 586.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Lost covered bridge over Great Miami River on Lawrenceburg Road
History: Built 1866 by John Chambelain, destroyed by fire on July 28, 1903
Built: 1866

Location: Hamilton County

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The Lost Bridge

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Lost Bridge

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The Lost Bridge

Hamilton County Engineers

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The Lost Bridge #2

Hamilton County Engineers

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The Lost Bridge #3

Hamilton County Engineers

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Road leading to bridge #3, 1985.

Hamilton County Engineers

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Interior photo of the origional covered bridge.

Hamilton County Engineers

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The origional covered bridge on fire, 1903

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Construction

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Lost Bridge (1906)

Status: Destroyed by flooding

Location: 39.153372,-84.795475

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Carries Lawrenceburg Road over Great Miami River
Design: truss/through/pennsylvania
Design Details: Pennsylvania through truss
Total Length: 586.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Lost Through truss bridge over Great Miami River on Lawrenceburg Road
History: Built 1906, destroyed by flood on March 26, 1913
Built: 1906

Location: Hamilton County

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Lost Bridge (1914)

Status: Removed

Location: 39.153372,-84.795475

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Carries Lawrenceburg Road over Great Miami River
Design: truss/through/pennsylvania
Design Details: Pennsylvania through truss
Total Length: 750.0 Feet
Span Length: 250.0 Feet

Overview: Lost Pennsylvania through truss bridge over Great Miami River on Lawrenceburg Road
History: Built 1913-14, closed to traffic on December 19, 1980, removed in October 1989
Built: 1914

Location: Hamilton County

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Lost Bridge closed to traffic

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Lost Bridge (3rd)

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IORY - Old Remington Road Overpass

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 39.223352,-84.328035

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Carries Railroad over Old Remington Road
Design: arch/deck/stone
Design Details: Stone arch
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Stone arch bridge over Old Remington Road on Railroad
History:
Built:

Location: Hamilton County

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Eden Park Twin Lakes Bridge

Status: Open to pedestrians only

Location: 39.117815,-84.487312

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Carries Pedestrian Path over Park lakes
Design: arch/deck/closed
Design Details: Closed-spandrel arch
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 58.0 Feet

Overview: Closed-spandrel arch bridge over Park lakes on Pedestrian Path
History: Built 1903, rebuilt in 1993
Built: 1903

Location: Hamilton County

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Cincinnati Subway System

Status: Abandoned. Never Operational

Location: 39.130919,-84.531253

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Carries Cincinnati Subway over
Design: tunnel
Design Details: Tunnel
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Abandoned tunnel on Cincinnati Subway
History: Built 1920
Built: 1920

Location: Hamilton County

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D&C - Deer Creek Tunnel

Status: Abandoned

Location: 39.133944,-84.494987

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Carries Railroad (D&C) over
Design: tunnel
Design Details: Tunnel
Total Length: 3500.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Abandoned tunnel on Railroad (D&C)
History: Construction began in the 1850, ceased in1855
Built: 1850

Location: Hamilton County

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CL&N - McMillan "Tunnel"

Status: Open to traffic on McMillan Street

Location: 39.126348,-84.496836

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Carries McMillan Street over Railroad (CL&N)
Design: tunnel
Design Details: Tunnel
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Tunnel over Railroad (CL&N) on McMillan Street
History: Rail line abandoned c1972
Built: 1872

Location: Hamilton County

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CL&N - McMillan "Tunnel"

south portal in 2012

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CL&N - Oak Street Tunnel

Status: Abandoned c1972

Location: 39.129692,-84.494670

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Carries Railroad (CL&N) over Oak Street
Design: tunnel
Design Details: Tunnel
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Abandoned tunnel on Railroad (CL&N)
History:
Built: 1872

Location: Hamilton County

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CL&N - Oak Street Tunnel

north portal in 2012

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CSX - Vine Street Overpass

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 39.206885,-84.474682

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Carries Railroad (CSX) over Vine Street
Design: girder/pony/plate
Design Details: Pony plate girder
Total Length: 42.0 Feet
Span Length: 40.0 Feet

Overview: Pony/through plate girder bridge over Vine Street on Railroad (CSX)
History: Built 1916
Built: 1916

Location: Hamilton County

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NS - US-42 Overpass

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 39.165556,-84.470833

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Carries Railroad (NS) over Indiana & Ohio
Design: girder/deck/plate
Design Details: Deck plate girder
Total Length: 84.0 Feet
Span Length: 71.9 Feet

Overview: Deck plate girder bridge over Indiana & Ohio on Railroad (NS)
History: Built 1906
Built: 1906

Location: Hamilton County

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C&C - Small Stream Stone Arch Bridge

Status: Abandoned

Location: 39.182145,-84.370059

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Carries Cincinnati & Columbus Traction Co. over Small Stream
Design: arch/deck/stone
Design Details: Stone arch
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Abandoned Stone arch bridge over Small Stream on Cincinnati & Columbus Traction Co.
History:
Built:

Location: Hamilton County

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C&C - Small Stream Stone Arch Bridge

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Eden Park Reservoir Dam

Status: Open to pedestrians only

Location: 39.111848,-84.492170

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Carries Pedestrian Trail over drained reservoir
Design: arch/deck/closed
Design Details: Closed-spandrel arch
Total Length: 1250.0 Feet
Span Length: 55.0 Feet

Overview: Closed-spandrel arch bridge over drained reservoir on Pedestrian Trail
History: Built 1878, large portion of main retaining wall removed 1960
Built: 1878

Location: Hamilton County

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overview of the remaining wall

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were the wall ends

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were the wall connected on the west side

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buried arch

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buried arch detail

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turret

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design on the dam

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dam deck

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design detail

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original railing

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original brick deck

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railing support

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detail of concrete

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detail

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East end of the retaining wall

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vanishing arch

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back side of the retaining wall.

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overview of the remaining wall

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were the wall ends

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were the wall connected on the west side

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buried arch

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buried arch detail

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turret

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design on the dam

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dam deck

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design detail

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original railing

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original brick deck

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railing support

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detail of concrete

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detail

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East end of the retaining wall

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vanishing arch

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back side of the retaining wall.

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CH&D - Spring Grove Cemetery Bridge

Status: Abandoned

Location: 39.165681,-84.523597

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Carries Abandoned Cincinnati-Hamilton-Dayton Railroad over Cemetery Entrance
Design: arch/deck/stone
Design Details: Stone arch
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Stone arch bridge over Cemetery Entrance on Abandoned Cincinnati-Hamilton-Dayton Railroad
History: Built 1883
Built: 1883

Location: Hamilton County

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Clearance and date marker.

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viewable date marker.

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Spring Grove Pedestrian Bridge #1

Status: Open to pedestrians only

Location: 39.167572,-84.524883

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Carries Pedestrian Path over Geyser Lake
Design: arch/deck/stone
Design Details: Stone arch
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Stone arch bridge over Geyser Lake on Pedestrian Path
History: Built 1890
Built: 1890

Location: Hamilton County

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Spring Grove Pedestrian Bridge #2

Status: Open to pedestrians only

Location: 39.167884,-84.524454

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Carries Pedestrian Path over Geyser Lake
Design: arch/deck/stone
Design Details: Stone arch
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Stone arch bridge over Geyser Lake on Pedestrian Path
History: Built 1890
Built: 1890

Location: Hamilton County

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CSX - Galbraith Road Overpass

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 39.212317,-84.469481

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Carries CSX Railroad over Galbraith Road
Design: girder/deck/plate
Design Details: Deck plate girder
Total Length: 76.1 Feet
Span Length: 49.9 Feet

Overview: Deck plate girder bridge over Galbraith Road on CSX Railroad
History: Built 1947
Built: 1947

Location: Hamilton County

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Martin Drive Ramp

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 39.107500,-84.493333

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Carries Ramp To Martin Drive over US 50
Design: girder/pony/plate
Design Details: Pony plate girder
Total Length: 134.5 Feet
Span Length: 131.2 Feet

Overview: Pony/through plate girder bridge over US 50 on Ramp To Martin Drive
History: Built 1958; rehabilitated 1986
Built: 1958

Location: Hamilton County

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Date on railing as you approach bridge from eden park

Not sure if there was another bridge at this location prior, but this date shows a much earlier build date then the NPI.

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deck shot of the girder and ramp

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Girder bridge

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Stamp on the bridge

Not only the stamp but riveting detail.

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Footing

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Withrow High School Bridge

Status: Open to pedestrians only

Location: 39.140314,-84.451924

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Carries a pedestrian path over a small valley
Design: arch/deck/open
Design Details: Open-spandrel arch
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Open-spandrel arch bridge over a small valley on a pedestrian path
History: Built 1919
Built: 1919

Location: Hamilton County

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Withrow High School Bridge

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Sharon Woods Park Stone Bridge

Status:

Location: 39.280108,-84.402105

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Carries a pedestrian path over Sharon Creek
Design: arch/deck/stone
Design Details: Stone arch
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Stone arch bridge over Sharon Creek on a pedestrian path
History: Built 1933
Built: 1933

Location: Hamilton County

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Sharon Woods Lake Dam

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 39.282419,-84.389486

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Carries Buckeye Falls Dr. over Sharon Creek
Design: arch/deck/stone
Design Details: Stone arch
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Stone arch bridge over Sharon Creek on Buckeye Falls Dr.
History: Built 1933
Built: 1933

Location: Hamilton County

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Sharon Woods Lake Dam

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Lindner Park /McCullough Estate Nature Preserve Bridge

Status: Open to pedestrians only

Location: 39.172880,-84.438618

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Carries a pedestrian path over a small creek
Design: arch/deck/stone
Design Details: Stone arch
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Bridge over a small creek on a pedestrian path
History: Built ca. 1910
Built: ca. 1910

Location: Hamilton County

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Red Bank Road Bridge

Status: Removed but not replaced

Location: 39.156736,-84.403781

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Carries Red Bank Road over Chessie System
Design: girder/deck/plate
Design Details: Deck plate girder
Total Length: 138.1 Feet
Span Length: 60.0 Feet

Overview: Girder bridge with Phoenix Column bents over Chessie System on Red Bank Road
History: Built 1916
Built: 1916

Location: Hamilton County

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Benson Street Bridge

Status: No longer exists

Location: 39.226827,-84.454655

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Carries Benson was Wyoming Street over Miami & Erie Canal
Design: truss/through
Design Details: Through truss bascule
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Through truss bridge over Miami & Erie Canal / Mill Creek on Benson was Wyoming Street
History: Built 1908
Built: 1908

Location: Hamilton County

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Benson Street Bridge

Lockland OH

Photo taken by Douglas Butler in April 2013

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Bensen Street Canal bridge Lockland OH

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Miami & Erie Canal Bridge

Status: No longer exists filled in

Location: 39.119837,-84.525249

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Carries Mohawk Street Roadway over Miami & Erie Canal
Design: beam
Design Details: Beam vertical lift
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Lost Beam bridge over Miami & Erie Canal on Mohawk Place/ Street
History: Filled in
Built:

Location: Hamilton County

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Miami & Erie Canal Bridge

Removed

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Cincinnatti OH lift bridge

Cleveland State University Library Photograph Collection

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McMillan Street Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 39.126631,-84.501797

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Carries Mcmillan Street over US 42
Design: frame/steel
Design Details: Steel rigid frame
Total Length: 122.1 Feet
Span Length: 117.1 Feet

Overview: Steel rigid frame bridge over US 42 on Mcmillan Street
History: Built 1937
Built: 1937

Location: Hamilton County

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Five Mile Creek Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 39.056489,-84.382011

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Carries Five Mile Road over Five Mile Creek
Design: beam/stringer
Design Details: Prestressed concrete I beam bridge
Total Length: 49.9 Feet
Span Length: 46.9 Feet

Overview: Stringer bridge over Five Mile Creek on Five Mile Road
History: Built 1953; rehabilitated 2001
Built: 1953

Location: Hamilton County

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Five Mile Creek Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 39.056769,-84.384608

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Carries Five Mile Road over Five Mile Creek
Design: beam/stringer
Design Details: Prestressed concrete I beam bridge
Total Length: 45.9 Feet
Span Length: 44.0 Feet

Overview: Stringer bridge over Five Mile Creek on Five Mile Road
History: Built 1953; rehabilitated 2001
Built: 1953

Location: Hamilton County

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Hopple Street Viaduct

Status: Replaced by new bridge

Location: 39.137417,-84.544131

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Carries Hopple Street over Sprg Grv&Mill Ck(Hopple)
Design: arch/deck/closed
Design Details: Concrete cantilever closed-spandrel arch
Total Length: 1930.0 Feet
Span Length: 80.0 Feet

Overview: Lost Closed-spandrel arch bridge over Sprg Grv&Mill Ck(Hopple) on Hopple Street
History: Replaced 1986
Built: 1916

Location: Hamilton County

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Hopple Street Viaduct

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Kellogg Avenue Bridge

Status: Replaced by new bridge

Location: 39.086094,-84.421744

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Carries US 52 (Kellogg Avenue) over Little Miami River
Design: truss/through/pennsylvania
Design Details: Pennsylvania through truss
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 400.0 Feet

Overview: Lost Pennsylvania through truss bridge over Little Miami River on US 52 (Kellogg Avenue)
History: Built 1922; damaged by flood during construction; opened in 1923; demolished in 1971
Built: 1922

Location: Hamilton County

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Kellogg Avenue Bridge

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The Cincinnati Enquirer: September 4 1922

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Kellogg Avenue Bridge

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The Cincinnati Enquirer: September 4 1922

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Kellogg Avenue Bridge

The Cincinnati Enquirer: April 16 1948

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Kellogg Avenue Bridge

The Cincinnati Enquirer: June 9 1949

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Kellogg Avenue Bridge

The Cincinnati Enquirer: February 1 1952

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Kellogg Avenue Bridge

The Cincinnati Enquirer: February 14 1958

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Kellogg Avenue Bridge

The Cincinnati Enquirer: September 16 1971

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CIND - Farm Lane Arch Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 39.148480,-84.819311

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Carries Central Railroad Company of Indiana over Private Lane
Design: arch/deck/closed
Design Details: Closed-spandrel arch
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Closed-spandrel arch bridge over Private Lane on Central Railroad Company of Indiana
History: Built 1905
Built: 1905

Location: Hamilton County

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LN - Newport & Cincinnati Bridge

Status: Superstructure replaced

Location: 39.098020,-84.497750

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Carries L&N Railroad over Ohio River
Design: truss/through/whipple
Design Details: Whipple through truss
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Lost Whipple through truss bridge over Ohio River on L&N Railroad
History: Built 1872; Superstructure replaced 1897
Built: 1872

Location: Hamilton County

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Cincinnati Ohio Iron Bridge

A forest of Keystone Columns!

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First L&N Bridge Cinci, OH

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Linville patent truss

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Linville patent truss

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Skewed Keystone Whipple

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Mehring Way Bridge Over Mill Creek

Status:

Location: 39.101770,-84.544034

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Carries Road/Rail over Mill Creek
Design: arch/deck/closed
Design Details: Closed-spandrel arch bridge, underneath the 6th Street Expressway. Don't have any history or official name for this bridge.
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Bridge over Mill Creek on Road/Rail
History: Built 1918
Built: 1918

Location: Hamilton County

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Mehring Way Bridge Over Mill Creek

Only marking on bridge is "1981".

Photo taken by Geoff McKim

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Mehring Way Bridge Over Mill Creek

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Mehring Way Bridge Over Mill Creek

View from the bridge. You can see the 6th Street Expressway above, a CSX bridge in front, and the Ludlow (old Cincinnati Southern) bridge further out.

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Eden Park Arch & Viaduct

Status: Removed but not replaced

Location: 39.115787,-84.496598

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Carries Trolley over Eden Park Drive
Design: arch/deck
Design Details: Deck arch
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Lost Deck arch bridge over Eden Park Drive on Trolley
History: Built 1874; Demolished 1949
Built: 1874

Location: Hamilton County

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Stanley Avenue Overpass

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 39.114235,-84.438316

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Carries Conrail over Stanley Avenue
Design: beam/stringer/steel
Design Details: Steel stringer
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Steel stringer bridge over Stanley Avenue on Conrail
History: Built 1917
Built: 1917

Location: Hamilton County

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Stanley Avenue Overpass

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Delta Avenue Overpass

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 39.116568,-84.440137

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Carries Railroad over Delta Avenue
Design: girder/pony/plate
Design Details: Pony plate girder
Total Length: 106.0 Feet
Span Length: 55.1 Feet

Overview: Pony through girder bridge over Delta Avenue on Railroad
History: Built 1916
Built: 1916

Location: Hamilton County

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Published prior to 1923

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Wenner Street Pedestrian Underpass

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 39.118731,-84.443812

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Carries Railroad over Wenner Street
Design: frame/concrete
Design Details: Concrete rigid frame
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Concrete rigid frame bridge over Wenner Street on Railroad
History: Built 1917
Built: 1917

Location: Hamilton County

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CR - Congress Avenue Pedestrian Underpass

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 39.113563,-84.437947

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Carries Conrail over Congress Avenue Walkway
Design: frame/concrete
Design Details: Concrete rigid frame
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Concrete rigid frame bridge over Congress Avenue Walkway on Conrail
History: Built 1917
Built: 1917

Location: Hamilton County

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Congress Avenue Pedestrian Underpass

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N&W - Miami & Erie Canal Bridge

Status: No longer exists

Location: 39.680530,-84.247726

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Carries Norfolk & Western Railroad over Miami & Erie Canal
Design: girder/deck/plate
Design Details: Deck plate girder swing draw
Total Length: 48.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Lost Deck plate girder bridge over Miami & Erie Canal on Norfolk & Western Railroad
History: Removed
Built:

Location: Hamilton County

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N&W - Miami & Erie Canal Bridge

Removed

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N&W - Miami & Erie Canal Bridge

Removed

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Cincinatti & Eastern - Little Miami River Bridge

Status: No longer exists

Location: 39.110520,-84.400745

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Carries Cincinatti & Eastern Railway over Little Miami River
Design: truss/through/whipple
Design Details: Whipple through truss
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 400.0 Feet

Overview: Whipple through truss bridge over Little Miami River on Cincinatti & Eastern Railway
History:
Built:

Location: Hamilton County

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NS - Ault Park Bridge

Status: Derelict/abandoned

Location: 39.138821,-84.407570

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Carries Norfolk Southern Railroad over Valley Trail
Design: girder/deck/plate
Design Details: Deck plate girder
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Abandoned Deck plate girder bridge over Valley Trail on Norfolk Southern Railroad
History:
Built:

Location: Hamilton County

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Old Red Bank Road Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 39.139598,-84.405381

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Carries Old Red Bank Road over Stream
Design: unknown
Design Details:
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Bridge over Stream on Old Red Bank Road
History:
Built:

Location: Hamilton County

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Muddy Creek Bridge

Status: Replaced by a new bridge

Location: 39.133081,-84.645212

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Carries Muddy Creek Road over Muddy Creek
Design: truss/pony/pratt-half
Design Details: 4-panel, pinned Half-hip Pratt pony truss
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Lost Pratt pony truss bridge over Muddy Creek on Muddy Creek Road
History:
Built: ca. 1900

Location: Hamilton County

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Muddy Creek Bridge

The Cincinnati Enquirer: July 9 1957

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Muddy Creek-Hillside Avenue Bridge

Status: Replaced by a new bridge in 1949

Location: 39.122517,-84.687331

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Carries Hillside Avenue over Muddy Creek
Design: truss/through/pratt
Design Details: Pinned Pratt through truss
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Muddy Creek on Hillside Avenue.
History:
Built:

Location: Hamilton County

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Hillside Road - Muddy Creek Bridge

The Times Herald: April 16 1948

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Hillside Road - Muddy Creek Bridge

Old & New

The Cincinnati Enquirer: October 31 1949

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Grandin Road Viaduct

Status: Removed but not replaced

Location: 39.122220,-84.435550

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Carries Grandin Road over Delta Avenue
Design: truss/deck/pratt
Design Details: Pratt deck truss
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Lost Bridge over Delta Avenue on Grandin Road
History: Built in 1905; Removed in 1975
Built: 1905

Location: Hamilton County

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Grandin Road Viaduct

The bridge was approximately 22 years old and already deteriorated.

The Cincinnati Enquirer: January 6 1927

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Grandin Road Viaduct

The Cincinnati Enquirer: November 10 1943

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Grandin Road Viaduct

The Cincinnati Enquirer: March 3 1962

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Grandin Road Viaduct

The Cincinnati Enquirer: June 14 1963

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Grandin Road Viaduct

The Cincinnati Enquirer: March 26 1974

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Grandin Road Viaduct

The Cincinnati Enquirer: July 1 1974

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Grandin Road Viaduct

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Grandin Road Viaduct

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Grandin Road Viaduct

The Cincinnati Enquirer: August 6 1974

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Grandin Road Viaduct

The Cincinnati Enquirer: January 3 1975

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Grandin Road Viaduct

The Cincinnati Enquirer: August 20 1975

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Grandin Road Viaduct

The Cincinnati Enquirer: September 22 1975

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Elmhurst Avenue Viaduct

Status: Removed but not replaced

Location: 39.130830,-84.463330

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Carries Elmhurst Avenue over Torrance Road
Design: unknown
Design Details:
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Lost Bridge over Torrance Road on Elmhurst Avenue
History: Built 1925; Removed 1950; Replaced with pedestrian bridge
Built: 1925

Location: Hamilton County

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Elmhurst Avenue Viaduct

The Cincinnati Enquirer: June 28 1950

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Gilbert Avenue Viaduct

Status: Replaced by a new bridge

Location: 39.105091,-84.505522

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Carries Gilbert Avenue over Deer Creek, Eggleston Ave and CL&N RR
Design: arch/deck/steel
Design Details: Steel arch
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Lost Steel arch bridge over Deer Creek, Eggleston Ave and CL&N RR on Gilbert Avenue
History:
Built:

Location: Hamilton County

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Gilbert Avenue Viaduct

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Gilbert Ave Viaduct 1

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Harrison Avenue Viaduct

Status: Replaced by a new bridge

Location: 39.123641,-84.542327

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Carries Harrison Avenue over Mill Creek and B&O RR
Design: beam/stringer/steel
Design Details: Steel stringer
Total Length: 1700.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Lost Steel stringer bridge over Mill Creek and B&O RR on Harrison Avenue
History: Built 1908
Built: 1908

Location: Hamilton County

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Harrison Avenue Viaduct

Status: Replaced by a new bridge

Location: 39.123641,-84.542327

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Carries Harrison Avenue over Mill Creek and B&O RR
Design: beam/stringer/steel
Design Details: Steel stringer
Total Length: 1700.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Lost Steel stringer bridge over Mill Creek and B&O RR on Harrison Avenue
History: Built 1908
Built: 1908

Location: Hamilton County

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459569

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Harrison Ave Viaduct

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459570

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Harrison Ave Viaduct

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Loveland Bridge

Status: Replaced by new bridge

Location: 39.268492,-84.260594

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Carries Loveland Road over Little Miami River
Design: truss/through
Design Details: Through truss
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Lost Through truss bridge over Little Miami River on Loveland Road
History: Built 1913 to replace a bridge lost in the great flood; Replaced 1980
Built: 1913

Location: Hamilton County

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463315

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Loveland Bridge

The Cincinnati Enquirer: July 30 1913

466560

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Loveland Bridge

1914 view

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NS - Grovedale Avenue Bridge

Status: Open to traffic; rail line abandoned

Location: 39.145150,-84.449570

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Carries NS RR over Grovedale Avenue
Design: beam/stringer/steel
Design Details: Steel stringer
Total Length: 54.1 Feet
Span Length: 32.2 Feet

Overview: Steel stringer bridge over Grovedale Avenue on NS RR
History: Built 1929
Built: 1929

Location: Hamilton County

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464770

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NS - Grovedale Avenue Bridge

looking south

Photo by jjakucyk in 2003

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CSX - Over NS RR Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 39.156187,-84.408461

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Carries CSX RR over NS RR
Design: arch/deck/stone
Design Details: Stone arch
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Stone arch bridge over NS RR on CSX RR
History:
Built:

Location: Hamilton County

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465113

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CSX - Over NS RR Bridge

looking southeast along NS RR

Photo taken by Matt Whisman in Aprill 2008

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NS - Little Miami River Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 39.138814,-84.374660

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Carries NS RR over Little Miami River
Design: truss/through
Design Details: Through truss
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Through truss bridge over Little Miami River on NS RR
History:
Built: 1912

Location: Hamilton County

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465114

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NS - Little Miami River Bridge

Photo taken by Jeffrey Jakucyk in 2009

465115

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NS - Little Miami River Bridge

looking south

Photo taken by Jeffrey Jakucyk in 2009

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CG&P - Lick Run Trestle

Status: Removed but not replaced

Location: 39.076798,-84.421876

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Carries Cincinnati, Georgetown & Portsmouth Railroad over Kellogg Ave and Lick Run
Design: girder/deck/plate
Design Details: Deck plate girder
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Lost Deck plate girder bridge over Kellogg Ave and Lick Run on Cincinnati, Georgetown & Portsmouth Railroad
History: Built 1927
Built: 1927

Location: Hamilton County

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CG&P - Lick Run Trestle

looking north in 1927

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BO - Little Miami River Bridges

Status: Replaced by a new bridge

Location: 39.266334,-84.260993

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Carries B&O RR over Little Miami River
Design: truss/through
Design Details: Through truss
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Lost Through truss bridge over Little Miami River on B&O RR
History:
Built:

Location: Hamilton County

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466561

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B&O - Little Miami River Bridges

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466562

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B&O - Little Miami River Bridges

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BO - Little Miami River Bridges

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C&O - Sunset Avenue Trestle

Status: Removed but not replaced

Location: 39.126355,-84.577692

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Carries C&O RR over Sunset Avenue
Design: girder/deck/plate
Design Details: Deck plate girder
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Lost Deck plate girder bridge over Sunset Avenue on C&O RR
History:
Built:

Location: Hamilton County

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468866

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C&O - Sunset Avenue Trestle

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C&O - Glenway Avenue Bridge

Status: Removed but not replaced

Location: 39.148614,-84.627548

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Carries C&O RR over Glenway Avenue
Design: girder/deck/plate
Design Details: Deck plate girder
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Lost Deck plate girder bridge over Glenway Avenue on C&O RR
History:
Built:

Location: Hamilton County

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468867

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C&O - Glenway Avenue Bridge

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C&O - Cheviot Hill Viaduct

Status: Removed but not replaced

Location: 39.122734,-84.542749

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Carries Chesapeake & Ohio Railway of Indiana over Mill Creek & State Avenue
Design: truss/through/pratt
Design Details: Pratt through truss
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Mill Creek & State Avenue on Chesapeake & Ohio Railway of Indiana
History:
Built:

Location: Hamilton County

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470102

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C&O - Cheviot Hill Viaduct

looking northeast in 1952

Photo taken by Jack Jennings, Coll. of Dan Finfrock

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C&O - South Fairmont Viaduct

Status: Removed but not replaced

Location: 39.124125,-84.553082

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Carries Chesapeake & Ohio Railway of Indiana over Grand Avenue
Design: girder/deck/plate
Design Details: Deck plate girder
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Lost Deck plate girder bridge over Grand Avenue on Chesapeake & Ohio Railway of Indiana
History:
Built:

Location: Hamilton County

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470101

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Public Domain: Published Prior to 1923

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Calloway's Ford Bridge

Status: Replaced by a new bridge

Location: 39.183034,-84.792574

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Carries Suspension Bridge Road over Whitewater River
Design: suspension/wire
Design Details: Wire/cable suspension
Total Length: 600.0 Feet
Span Length: 450.0 Feet

Overview: Lost Wire suspension bridge over Whitewater River on Suspension Bridge Road
History: Built between 1867-1869; Replaced 1920
Built: 1869

Location: Hamilton County

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471817

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Pre 1923 photo

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State Line Bridge

This is most likely the same bridge

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Suspension Bridge Road Bridge

Status: Replaced by new bridge

Location: 39.183054,-84.792631

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Carries Suspension Bridge Road over Whitewater River
Design: truss/through/parker
Design Details: Parker through truss
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Lost Parker through truss bridge over Whitewater River on Suspension Bridge Road
History: Built 1920; Replaced 1985
Built: 1920

Location: Hamilton County

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471818

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511543

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Suspension Bridge Road Bridge

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Eight Mile Creek Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 39.034319,-84.332269

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Carries New Service Road over Eight Mile Creek
Design: beam/tee
Design Details: Concrete tee beam
Total Length: 26.9 Feet
Span Length: 24.9 Feet

Overview: Concrete tee beam bridge over Eight Mile Creek on New Service Road
History: Built 1924
Built: 1924

Location: Hamilton County

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482713

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Photo taken by James McCray in September 2020

482714

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Photo taken by James McCray in September 2020

482715

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Photo taken by James McCray in September 2020

482716

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Photo taken by James McCray in September 2020

482717

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Photo taken by James McCray in September 2020

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Carthage Pike over Miami and Erie Canal Bridge

Status: Removed but not replaced

Location: 39.168268,-84.497427

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Carries Carthage Pike Bridge, now Vine Street over Miami and Erie Canal
Design: girder/pony/plate
Design Details: Pony plate girder
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Lost Pony/through plate girder bridge over Miami and Erie Canal on Carthage Pike Bridge, now Vine Street
History:
Built:

Location: Hamilton County

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Carthage Pike over Miami and Erie Canal Bridge

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Hutton Street Pedestrian Bridge

Status: Open to pedestrians only

Location: 39.123279,-84.414177

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Carries Footpath over Conrail
Design: girder/pony/plate
Design Details: Pony plate girder, concrete encased
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Pony/through plate girder bridge over Conrail on Footpath
History:
Built:

Location: Hamilton County

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Hutton Street Pedestrian Bridge

Photo taken by Warren LeMay in 2019

489188

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Hutton Street Pedestrian Bridge

Photo taken by Warren LeMay in 2019

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Hutton Street Pedestrian Bridge

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Clifton Springs Bridge

Status: Removed but not replaced

Location: 39.153475,-84.541170

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Carries Road and trolley over Mill Creek
Design: truss/through/pratt
Design Details: 9-panel, pinned Pratt through truss
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Mill Creek on road and trolley
History:
Built:

Location: Hamilton County

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Clifton Springs Mill Creek Bridge

looking north

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Kenton Street Viaduct

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 39.120914,-84.494167

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Carries Kenton Street over Florence Avenue
Design: beam/stringer/steel
Design Details: Steel stringer
Total Length: 296.9 Feet
Span Length: 95.1 Feet

Overview: Steel stringer bridge over Florence Avenue on Kenton Street
History: Built 1998
Built: 1998

Location: Hamilton County

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Kenton Street Viaduct

looking north

Photo taken by Warren LeMay in 2019

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Kings Mills Bridge

Status: Replaced by a new bridge

Location: 39.351845,-84.242685

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Carries King Avenue over Little Miami River
Design: truss/through/pennsylvania
Design Details: Pennsylvania through truss
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Lost Pennsylvania through truss bridge over Little Miami River on King Avenue
History:
Built: ca. 1890's

Location: Hamilton County

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Kings Mills Bridge

1910 view

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Old C&O Auto Bridge

Status: Replaced by a new bridge

Location: 39.091093,-84.519234

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Carries US127 (Formerly C&O Railroad) over Ohio River
Design: truss/through/pennsylvania
Design Details: Pennsylvania through truss (Camelback format)
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Lost Pennsylvania through truss over Ohio River on US127 (Formerly C&O Railroad)
History: Built 1889; Converted to road 1929; Replaced 1974
Built: 1889

Location: Hamilton County

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Public Domain: Published Prior to 1923

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Blue Rock Road Bridge (Old)

Status: Replaced by a new bridge

Location: 39.263198,-84.667373

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Carries Blue Rock Road over Great Miami River
Design: truss/through
Design Details: Through truss
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 465.0 Feet

Overview: Lost Through truss bridge over Great Miami River on Blue Rock Road
History: Built in either 1884 or 1902 by J.H. Hilton; destroyed 1913 in flood; replaced 1914
Built: 1884

Location: Hamilton County

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CG&P - Little Miami River Bridge

Status: Removed but not replaced

Location: 39.089538,-84.415632

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Carries Cincinnati, Georgetown, & Portsmouth Railroad over Little Miami River
Design: truss/through/camelback
Design Details: Two-span Camelback through truss with deck plate girder and timber trestle approaches
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Lost Camelback through truss bridge over Little Miami River on Cincinnati, Georgetown, & Portsmouth Railroad
History: Collapsed 1910 and rebuilt; Removed sometime between August 1943 and 1945
Built:

Location: Hamilton County

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Special Bridge Conditions Legend: R - Former location of relocated bridge. ! - At risk for demolition or destruction. X - Confirmed demolished or collapsed. S  - Dismantled and/or in storage. L -  Severe loss of historic integrity due to alteration.

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