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Doyle Road Bridge
Doyle Road (Ashtabula County, Ohio) Covered Bridge 1.jpg
Coordinates 41°45′44″N 80°47′25″W / 41.76222°N 80.79028°W / 41.76222; -80.79028Coordinates: 41°45′44″N 80°47′25″W / 41.76222°N 80.79028°W / 41.76222; -80.79028
Locale Ashtabula County, Ohio, United States
Characteristics
Design single span, Town truss
Total length 94 feet (28.7 m)
History
Construction begin 1868
Location of the bridge in Ashtabula County
Map of Ohio highlighting Ashtabula County.svg
Location of Ashtabula County in Ohio

Doyle Road Bridge is a covered bridge spanning Mill Creek in Jefferson Township, Ashtabula County, Ohio, United States. The bridge, one of 16 drivable bridges in the county, is a single span Town truss design, with laminated arches added during its renovation in 1987. The bridge’s WGCB number is 35-04-16, and it is located approximately 1.9 mi (3.1 km) north-northwest of Jefferson.

History

  • 1868 – Bridge constructed.
  • 1987 – Bridge renovated.

Mill Creek which the bridge crosses is named after the Mills family, early pioneer settlers to the area.

Dimensions

  • Length: 94 feet (29 m)
  • Overhead clearance: 13 feet 3 inches (4.04 m)

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