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Chenango River Bridge

Photos 

Br79chen2

Photo taken by Doug Kerr

BH Photo #178077

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over Chenango River on NY 79
Location
Broome County, New York
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1936; rehabilitated 1978
Design
Through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 194.9 ft.
Total length: 398.0 ft.
Deck width: 22.3 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 14.6 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.24361, -75.83667   (decimal degrees)
42°14'37" N, 75°50'12" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/430973/4677163 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Chenango Forks
Average daily traffic (as of 2016)
1,122
Inventory numers
NY 1030480 (New York State bridge identification number)
BH 25792 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of July 2016)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 44.8 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • February 20, 2014: New photo from Jack Schmidt
  • November 22, 2011: Updated by Frank Hicks: Added specific design info from historicbridges.org
  • September 19, 2010: New photos from Doug Kerr
  • July 9, 2010: New Street View added by Cliff Darby

Sources 

Comments 

Chenango River Bridge
Posted July 9, 2010, by Mr. Thalweg (orzell [at] verizon [dot] net)

steel deck bridge