Olin's Covered Bridge
Posted by: Karen1962
N 41° 51.764 W 080° 43.254
17T E 523164 N 4634573
Quick Description: One of Ashtabula County's eighteen covered bridges.
Location: Ohio, United States
Date Posted: 3/15/2012 10:08:16 AM
Waymark Code: WME007
Olin's Bridge, or Olin Bridge, is a covered bridge that carries Dewey Road over the Ashtabula River in Plymouth Township, Ashtabula County, Ohio, United States. The bridge, one of currently 16 drivable bridges in the county, is a single span Town truss design, and is currently the only bridge in the county named for a family. The Olin family has owned property next to the bridge since it was built. Members of the Olin family also operate a small museum and gift shop just east of the bridge at the house previously owned by Joyce Grandbouche.
Current Condition of Bridge: very good - Bridge renovated in 1985
Web Address: [Web Link]
Description of Covered Bridge:
Located on Dewey Road in Plymouth Township, Olin is the only bridge named for a family. The Olin's have owned property next to the bridge since it was built in 1873. The 115 foot Town lattice structure over the Ashtabula River was renovated in 1985.
Year Built: 1873
Parking (If not at the bridge):: N 41 51.747, W 080 43.230
Location (Road - City - State - Country): Dewey Road - Plymouth Township - Ohio - USA
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