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Main Street Bridge (Old)

Photos 

Trolley Over Allegheny Salamanca New York

From 1921 Postcard

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BH Photo #366249

Map 

Description 

Lost Inter- Urban Bridge Allegheny River , same local as Main Street Bridge currently.

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pony plate girder bridge over Allegheny River on Main Street
Location
Salamanca, Cattaraugus County, New York
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1916; Replaced ?
Builder
- Owego Bridge Co. of Owego, New York
Railroads
- Interurban
- Olean, Bradford & Salamanca Traction Co. (OB&S)
- Western New York & Pennsylvania Traction Co. (WNY&P)
Design
Pony plate girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 80.0 ft.
Total length: 400.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.15670, -78.71552   (decimal degrees)
42°09'24" N, 78°42'56" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/688735/4669700 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 73968 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • November 27, 2016: New photo from Dana and Kay Klein
  • October 1, 2016: Updated by Dana and Kay Klein: Added Seneca Nation
  • September 30, 2016: Updated by Luke: Added info
  • September 30, 2016: Updated by Dana and Kay Klein: Added category "Allegheny River"

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Main Street Bridge (Old)
Posted September 30, 2016, by Luke

Nice find, Dana/Kay!