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Near Norwich in Muskingum County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Zane’s Trace Bridge

Warrern Riveted Pony Truss Bridge

 
 
Zane’s Trace Bridge Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, June 25, 2014
1. Zane’s Trace Bridge Marker
close up, showing text
Inscription. (original medallion- The Mt. Vernon Bridge Co, Mt. Vernon Ohio 1909) Warrern Riveted Pony Truss Bridge erected along the Zane Trace over Salt Creek Moved to National Road Zane Grey Museum in 2000
 
Location. 39° 58.524′ N, 81° 49.366′ W. Marker is near Norwich, Ohio, in Muskingum County. Marker can be reached from East Pike National Road (U.S. 40) near Zane Grey Road (County Route 199). Touch for map. Marker is beside the bridge, in the parking lot of the National Road – Zane Grey Museum. Marker is in this post office area: Norwich OH 43767, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Warren Pony Truss Bridge (here, next to this marker); Mile Markers (a few steps from this marker); The Historic National Road in Ohio (a few steps from this marker); The Historic National Road (a few steps from this marker); Motels (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Salt Creek Bridge/Timber Covered Bridges (approx. 1.9 miles away); First Traffic Fatality in Ohio/The National Road (approx. 2 miles away); S-Bridge (approx. 4.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Norwich.
 
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Zane’s Trace Bridge Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, June 25, 2014
2. Zane’s Trace Bridge Marker
full view of marker with bridge
Zane’s Trace Bridge Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, June 25, 2014
3. Zane’s Trace Bridge Marker
the bridge, with the marker visible at far right, in background
Zane’s Trace Bridge Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, June 25, 2014
4. Zane’s Trace Bridge Marker
the bridge, the marker, and two other markers
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 9, 2016, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. This page has been viewed 162 times since then and 31 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on April 9, 2016, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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