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Moses Wheeler Bridge

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Overview
Lost pin-and-hanger deck plate girder bridge over Housatonic River on Interstate 95
Location
Stratford, New Haven County, Connecticut, and Fairfield County, Connecticut
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1958 as part of Connecticut Turnpike; Tolls removed 1983; demolished & replaced 2016
Design
Steel pin-and-hanger deck plate girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 180.1 ft.
Total length: 3,196.0 ft. (0.6 mi.)
Deck width: 81.7 ft.
Also called
I-95 Housatonic River Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.20506, -73.10918   (decimal degrees)
41°12'18" N, 73°06'33" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/658530/4563244 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory numbers
CT 135 (Connecticut bridge number)
BH 89103 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • April 24, 2020: Added by Nick Boppel

Sources 

  • Nick Boppel - nickboppel01 [at] gmail [dot] com