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South Maple Street Bridge (older)

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Horse Shoe Falls Bridge

Photo submitted by Chester Gehman

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BH Photo #446859

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Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt pony truss bridge over Scantic River on South Maple Street
Location
Hazardville, Hartford County, Connecticut
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Replaced 1925
Design
Pratt pony truss
Also called
Horse Shoe Falls Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.98203, -72.53993   (decimal degrees)
41°58'55" N, 72°32'24" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/703801/4650708 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 85008 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • May 1, 2019: New photo from Dana and Kay Klein
  • April 28, 2019: New photos from Chester Gehman

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Comments 

South Maple Street Bridge (older)
Posted May 1, 2019, by Tony Dillon (spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com)

Likely a smaller regional builder, possibly as early as the 1860's. Not feeling CBW on this one.

South Maple Street Bridge (older)
Posted April 30, 2019, by Art S. (asuckewer [at] knite [dot] com)

I'm trying to figure this one out. It has a lot of characteristics of a CBW but there are enough differences to make me doubt it. Anyone have any thoughts on a maker?

Regards,

Art S.