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

>

New Bremen

>

Blackhoof Street Bridge, Spanning Miami-Erie Canal, New Bremen, Auglaize County, OH



B&W Photos

HB975937
BWPhotos 352795

HB975938
BWPhotos 352796

HB975939
BWPhotos 352797

HB975940
BWPhotos 352798

HB975941
BWPhotos 352799

HB975942
BWPhotos 352800

HB975943
BWPhotos 352801

HB975944
BWPhotos 352802

HB975945
BWPhotos 352803

HB975946
BWPhotos 352804

HB975947
BWPhotos 352805


Data Pages


Drawings


Photo Caption Pages


Color Transparencies

Image not currently available to download
Please email us to
purchase this image.
Item Title


Location
Spanning Miami-Erie Canal, New Bremen, OH

Find maps of New Bremen, OH


Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1968.

Notes
Survey number HAER OH-86
Unprocessed field note material exists for this structure (N36).
Building/structure dates: 1864 initial construction
Building/structure dates: 1894 subsequent work
Building/structure dates: 1984 subsequent work
Significance: The Blackhoof Street Bridge is a rare example of a bowstring bridge whose major components are of cast iron. The bridge is also an early example of the work of David H. Morrison, founder of the Columbia Bridge Works of Dayton, Ohio, and one of the most important bridge engineers and manufacturers of the 19th century Ohio.

Subjects
Pedestrian Bridges
Vehicular Bridges


Related Names
Columbia Bridge Company
Morrison, David H.
Canton Bridge Company


Collection
Historic American Engineering Record (Library of Congress)

Contents


Back to New Bremen, Ohio