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Troy-Menands Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Doug Kerr in February 2005

BH Photo #173939

Map 

Street Views 

Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over Hudson River on NY 378 in Troy
Location
Troy, Albany County, New York, and Rensselaer County, New York
Status
Open to traffic
History
Dedicated July 17, 1933; lift removed 1966; towers removed 2000
Design
Polygonal Warren through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 340.9 ft.
Total length: 1,511.9 ft.
Deck width: 42.0 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 18.1 ft.
Also called
Menands Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.70111, -73.70222   (decimal degrees)
42°42'04" N, 73°42'08" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/606291/4728440 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Troy South
Inventory numbers
NY 1062850 (New York State bridge identification number)
BH 25727 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 12/2015)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 14.6 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2010)
35,022

Update Log 

  • August 14, 2016: New Street View added by Dana and Kay Klein
  • September 6, 2015: Merged duplicate pages
  • March 3, 2015: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • March 2, 2015: Added by Dave King
  • November 1, 2011: New Street View added by James Baughn
  • August 24, 2010: New photos from Doug Kerr

Sources 

Comments 

Hudson River Bridge
Posted August 24, 2010, by Doug Kerr

Also known as the Troy-Menands Bridge.