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Albany County Rail-Trail - NY443 Overpass

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Overview
Pony plate girder bridge over NY 443 on Albany County Rail-Trail
Location
Delmar, Albany County, New York
Status
Open to pedestrians and bicyclists only
History
Built 1928; Repaired & repainted in 2016.
Railroads
- Albany & Susquehanna Railroad (A&S)
- Canadian Pacific Railway (CP)
- Delaware & Hudson Railway (DH)
- Rail-to-trail
Design
Pony plate girder over roadway with approach spans over sidewalks
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 92.0 ft.
Total length: 140.0 ft.
Deck width: 12.0 ft.
Skew angle
70 degrees
Also called
CP - NY443 Overpass
DH - NY443 Overpass
A&S - NY443 Overpass
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.62485, -73.82573   (decimal degrees)
42°37'29" N, 73°49'33" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/596293/4719824 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Albany
Elevation
210 ft. above sea level
Inventory numbers
NY 7025300 (New York State bridge identification number)
BH 56090 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Average daily traffic (as of 1978)
22,200

Update Log 

  • July 25, 2016: New Street View added by Dana and Kay Klein
  • March 23, 2016: Updated by Z Fechten: Misc detail updates
  • April 24, 2013: Updated by Luke Harden: Added categories "Railroad", "6-panel truss", "Albany & Susquehanna Railroad", "Canadian Pacific Railway", "Rail-to-trail"
  • April 24, 2013: Updated by Jim Mearkle: added details

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