Warren Pony Truss Bridge Historical

Warren Pony Truss Bridge Historical (HM1V3W)

Location: Norwich, OH 43767 Muskingum County
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Country: United States of America
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N 39° 58.524', W 81° 49.362'

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Riveted Iron Bridge

This is among the oldest surviving rivet-connected
Warren Pony Truss bridges in Ohio and a good example
of a bridge type commonly used in the late nineteenth and
early twentieth century. It is typical of the quality of construction
by the Mount Vernon Bridge Company of Mount Vernon,which built it
in 1909. It was originally erected on Zane's Trace, originally an American
Indian trail, over Salt Creek on East Wheeling Road about 2 ½ miles
from here. In 2000, deemed unable to handle heavy equipment traffic
and soon to be replaced, it was carefully removed for restoration
and then set here for preservation.
The wood decking was replaced in 2013 using wood donated
by Charlie and Gary Neptune and the Hillcrest Lumber
Company, David Hershberger, owner.
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HM NumberHM1V3W
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Date Added Monday, October 17th, 2016 at 9:01am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 429748 N 4425350
Decimal Degrees39.97540000, -81.82270000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 58.524', W 81° 49.362'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 58' 31.44" N, 81° 49' 21.72" W
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Area Code(s)740
Closest Postal AddressAt or near Zane Grey Museum, Norwich OH 43767, US
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