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Fairmount Avenue Bridge

Photos 

General View, To West From North Bank

Photo taken by Historic American Engineering Record

View photos at Library of Congress

BH Photo #214607

Map 

Street Views 

Facts 

Overview
Kahn reinforced concrete arch bridge over Chadakoin River on Fairmount Avenue
Location
Chautauqua County, New York
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1910
Builders
- Edward C. Burns
- Mahoney & Swanson of Jamestown, New York
Design
Concrete closed spandrel deck arch, with Kahn type reinforcing as designed by Julius Kahn of Trussed Concrete Steel Company of Detroit, Michigan.
Dimensions
Total length: 157.8 ft.
Also called
Sixth Avenue Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.09849, -79.25304   (decimal degrees)
42°05'55" N, 79°15'11" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/644458/4662187 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Lakewood
Inventory numbers
NY 3362560 (New York State bridge identification number)
BH 25829 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 09/2015)
Sufficiency rating: 98.7 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
5,980

Update Log 

  • December 3, 2016: New photo from Dana and Kay Klein
  • August 20, 2016: New Street View added by Dana and Kay Klein
  • September 21, 2011: Updated by Nathan Holth: This arch had Kahn reinforcing. Added HAER photos.

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