Historic Photographs

Home

Search

Subject Browse
Browse by Subject >>

State/City Browse
Alaska
Alabama
Arkansas
Arizona
California
Colorado
Connecticut
District of Columbia
Delaware
Florida
Georgia
Hawaii
Iowa
Idaho
Illinois
Indiana
Kansas
Kentucky
Louisiana
Massachusetts
Maryland
Maine
Michigan
Minnesota
Missouri
Mississippi
Montana
North Carolina
North Dakota
Nebraska
New Hampshire
New Jersey
New Mexico
Nevada
New York
Ohio
Oklahoma
Oregon
Pennsylvania
Rhode Island
South Carolina
South Dakota
Tennessee
Texas
Utah
Virginia
Vermont
Washington
Wisconsin
West Virginia
Wyoming


Home

>

Ohio

>

Morning Sun vicinity

>

Junction Road Bridge, Junction Road (Township Road 235)spanning Four Mil, Morning Sun, Preble County, OH



B&W Photos

HB976252

HB976253

HB976254

HB976255

HB976256

HB976257

HB976258

HB976259


Data Pages


Photo Caption Pages


Item Title


Location
Junction Road (Township Road 235)spanning Four Mil, Morning Sun vicinity, OH

Find maps of Morning Sun, OH


Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1968.

Notes
Survey number HAER OH-97
Building/structure dates: 1875 initial construction
Significance: The Junction Road Bridge is a bowstring arch truss bridge, a popular design in the nineteenth century. Its bow is a lattice similar to a Howe truss in its pattern of diagonals and verticals. It was probably built by the Massillon Iron Bridge Company of Massillon, Ohio, which built bowstring bridges based on a design patented in 1867 by its founder, Joseph Davenport.

Subjects
Vehicular Bridges


Related Names
Massilon Iron Bridge Company


Collection
Historic American Engineering Record (Library of Congress)

Contents


Back to Morning Sun vicinity, Ohio