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Bridge Street Bridge 1922

Photos 

View Of Bridge At West End, Looking East

Photo taken for the Historic American Engineering Record

View photos at Library of Congress

BH Photo #416764

Map 

Description 

The Bridge Street Bridge is a riveted Pratt through truss design consisting of seven spans of approximately 152 feet each. Each span has six 25-foot by 4-inch panels.

-- Historic American Engineering Record

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Connecticut River on CT 140
Location
Warehouse Point (East Windsor), Hartford County, Connecticut
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1922; replaced 1992
Builder
- Berlin Construction Co. of Berlin, Connecticut
Design
Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 152.0 ft.
Total length: 1,064.0 ft.
Deck width: 23.0 ft.
Also called
Bridge No. 1360
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.92919, -72.62401   (decimal degrees)
41°55'45" N, 72°37'26" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/696997/4644644 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Broad Brook
Inventory numbers
HAER CT-34
BH 80198 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • March 6, 2019: Updated by Chester Gehman: Minor additions and corrections.
  • January 22, 2018: Added by Dave King

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Sources 

  • Dave King - DKinghawkfan [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • HAER CT-34 - Bridge Street Bridge, Spanning Connecticut River on CT State Route 140, Windsor Locks, Hartford County, CT
  • Chester Gehman - gehmanc2000 [at] yahoo [dot] com