Zoarville Station Bridge, Abandoned section of Route 212 span Conotton Creek, Zoarville, Tuscarawas County, OH
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Abandoned section of Route 212 span Conotton Creek, Zoarville vicinity, OH
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Documentation compiled after 1968.
Survey number HAER OH-84
Unprocessed field note material exists for this structure (N34).
Building/structure dates: 1868 initial construction
Building/structure dates: 1905
Building/structure dates: 1940
This structure was relocated in 1905.
Significance: The Zoarville Station Bridge is the only Fink through truss known to exist in the United States. Originally part of a three span bridge, it was constructed by the firm of Smith, Latrobe, and Company of Baltimore, Maryland, one of the most important bridge building companies in the United States during the late 19th century.
Smith, Latrobe & Company
Historic American Engineering Record (Library of Congress)
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