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Poquonock Bridge (Older)

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Poquonock Bridge Moseley

Courtesy Windsor Historical Society

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BH Photo #446855

Map 

Description 

Built in 1869, replacing a covered bridge destroyed by fire.

Facts 

Overview
Lost bowstring truss bridge over Farmington River on Poquonock Avenue in Windsor
Location
Windsor, Hartford County, Connecticut
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1869
Builder
- Moseley Iron Bridge & Roof Co. of Boston, Massachusetts
Design
Tubular wrought iron bowstring pony arch bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.90062, -72.67916   (decimal degrees)
41°54'02" N, 72°40'45" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/692511/4641346 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 80597 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • April 27, 2019: New photo from Chester Gehman
  • February 25, 2018: Added by Chester Gehman

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Sources 

  • Chester Gehman - gehmanc2000 [at] yahoo [dot] com