Franklin County
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Comment: No bridges remain in use on public roads in this urban county. Westerville did a nice job of restoring the former Beach Road Bridge!

Photo Bridge   Location   Date Truss  


SFN 2530139 Westerville Truss  Bridge  Alum Ck at Westerville Bikeway 1888 double intersect Pratt On Westerville OH Bikeway over Alum Creek between Main and Schrock Rd. Moved from Beach Rd (CR 150) over Big Darby Ck. on Madison/Franklin Co line. Was last metal truss bridge in the county. Photo 3-6-05
Shepard Truss Bridge   Georges Ck at Pickerington Ponds Metro Park   1897 Warren riveted pony   New Columbus Bridge Co. Originally in Pleasant Township on Old Lampert Rd over Hellbranch Run. Moved to present site in 2004. Park at the Wright Rd lot and take Yellowlegs trail 0.6 mile to bridge.
Smith Road Bridge
Ohio Historical Center  1867 Tubular Bowstring Bridge was near Bucyrus in Crawford Co. on Smith Road over Sycamore Ck. SFN 1741500. Moved to the Ohio Historical Center, Columbus in 1988. Photo 3/19/06
Wolfe Park Suspension   Alum Ck at  Wolfe Park   1922 wire suspension pedestrian   Located near S Nelson Rd and Franklin Park S Rd. Photo Janis Ford