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Howland Island Road Bridge

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Seneca River Bridge

Photo taken by Jack Schmidt in May 2014

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Overview
Parker through truss bridge over Seneca River on Howland Island Road
Location
Cayuga County, New York
Status
Derelict/abandoned
History
Built 1913; rehabilitated 1952
Design
Parker through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 158.1 ft.
Total length: 410.1 ft.
Deck width: 15.1 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.06757, -76.66808   (decimal degrees)
43°04'03" N, 76°40'05" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/364185/4769668 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Montezuma
Inventory numbers
NY 4431040 (New York State bridge identification number)
BH 50938 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 05/1991)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 34.9 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 1991)
100

Update Log 

  • April 19, 2017: Updated by Sherman Cahal: Name change.
  • January 1, 2015: New photos from Jack Schmidt
  • January 14, 2012: Updated by J.P.: corrected Design

Sources 

  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Jack Schmidt - jjturtle [at] earthlink [dot] net
  • Sherman Cahal

Comments 

Seneca River Bridge
Posted January 14, 2012, by Tony Dillon (spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com)

It's a Parker...sandwiched between Pratt trusses.

Seneca River Bridge
Posted January 14, 2012, by J.P.

Bing view here, http://binged.it/wK5rP2

Not sure on the main span design.