Hancock  County
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Comment: Hancock county bridge engineer Steve Morrison confirmed some of these bridges.

Photo Bridge   Location   Date Truss  

Notes

SFN 3231151   Blanchard River at CR-26   ~1920 Warren riveted Pony 2-span   Confirmed 10/6/06 Closed 2007
SFN 3231593   Ottawa Creek at TR-38   ~1900 Pratt pinned Pony   Smith Bridge Co. Photo Nathan Holth 5/7/06
SFN 3231666   Tiderish Ditch at TR-48   ~1900 Pratt pinned Pony   Toledo Bridge Co. Confirmation and photo Nathan Holth 5/7/06
SFN 3231925 Moffitt Iron Bridge  Blanchard R at CR-53 1892 Pratt pinned through NW of Benton Ridge. According to the bridge plate the build date was 1896. Photo and confirmation by Dan Bennett  2004. To be removed.
SFN 3232115  Eagle Ck at CR-66 1900 Pratt pinned half-hip pony Confirmation and photo by Rick McOmber  7/4/05

SFN 3232204    Ottawa Ck at CR-79      1900 Pratt pinned pony   Wrought Iron Bridge Co. Confirmed by Steve Morrison County Bridge Engineer 1/31/06

SFN 3232239    Ottawa Ck at TR-84    ~1900 Pratt pinned pony   Confirmed by Steve Morrison County Bridge Engineer 1/31/06

SFN 3232573    Ten Mile Ck at TR-112    ~1900 Pratt pinned pony   Cambria Bridge Co. Confirmed by Steve Morrison 1/31/06
SFN 3232867  Ten Mile CK at TR-112 1900 Pratt pinned pony Confirmation and photo  7/1/05 by Rick McOmber
SFN 3233170 Youngstown Iron  Bridge  Blanchard R at TR-187 1891 Pratt Through S of Mt Blanchard. Confirmation and photo by Rick McOmber 7/4/05
SFN 3234312
Riverbend Bridge 
  Blanchard R at CR-241  

1900

Iron Pratt Through   Canton Bridge Co. Confirmed by Steve Morrison 1/31/06. Photo Rick McOmber. Reportedly to be preserved in park.

SFN 3234517    Outlet Ditch at CR-253   ~1900 Pratt pinned pony   Smith Bridge Co. Confirmed by Steve Morrison 1/31/06. Photo Janis Ford 10/2007

SFN 3235114    Outlet Ditch at TR-251   ~1900 Pratt pinned pony   Confirmed by Steve Morrison 1/31/06 Photo Nathan Holth 6/24/07

 

TH 245 Bridge   Outlet Ditch. at TH-245   ? Pratt pinned half-hip pony   Abandoned bridge on closed road found and photographed by Nathan Holth 6/24/07.
Camp Berry Truss Bridge   Eagle Ck at Eagle Creek Way   ~1900 Pratt half-hip pony   Located in Berry Boy Scout camp on private road. Photo Tom Fritsch.
Camp Berry Suspension Bridge   Foot bridge over Eagle Creek   ? Wire suspension foot bridge   Located in Berry Boy Scout camp on foot path. Photo Tom Fritsch

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