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I-95 Mianus River Bridge

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Overview
Lost deck plate girder bridge over Mianus River on I-95
Location
Cos Cob, Fairfield County, Connecticut
Status
One span collapsed due to corrosion of pin-and-hangar assembly
History
Built 1958; partially collapsed June 28, 1983, killing 3 people; entire bridge replaced by new bridge in 1992
Design
Pair of Haunched deck plate girder
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.03670, -73.59181   (decimal degrees)
41°02'12" N, 73°35'31" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/618366/4543786 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Stamford
Inventory number
BH 43970 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • January 30, 2010: Added by James Baughn

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