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Amity, Madison County

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Inventory Number: OH/35-49-01x
County: Madison County
Township: Canaan
Town/Village: Amity
Bridge Name: Amity
Crosses: Big Darby Creek
Truss type: Partridge
Spans: 2
Length: 206'
Roadway Width:
Built: 1873
Builder: R. L. Partridge & ____ Ryan
When Lost: 1957
Cause: Removed
Latitude: N41 39.14
Longitude: W083 31.65
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Topographic map of the area
Directions: Co 36 at Amity.

Amity Bridge, Canaan, Madison County, OH Built 1870
Donald K. O'Brien Photo, November 1940

Amity Bridge, Canaan, Madison County, OH Built 1873 Removed 1957
Todd Clark Collection

10-panel Partridge truss. One span was 103.5', the other was 106.5'. It was the last covered bridge in Madison County.

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