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Bouquet River Bridge

Photos 

Essex, NY, USA

Photo taken by Panoramio user JBTHEMILKER

License: Creative Commons Attribution-NoDerivs (CC BY-ND)

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BH Photo #337897

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Bouquet River on CR 55
Location
Essex County, New York
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1932
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 90.9 ft.
Total length: 98.8 ft.
Deck width: 16.7 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.26472, -73.40139   (decimal degrees)
44°15'53" N, 73°24'05" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/627596/4902518 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Willsboro
Inventory numbers
NY 3301730 (New York State bridge identification number)
BH 26041 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 07/2006)
Deck condition rating: Excellent (9 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Excellent (9 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Excellent (9 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 77.6 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2007)
350

Categories 

Built 1932 (895)
Built during 1930s (10,691)
Essex County, New York (60)
Lost (18,940)
Lost 2006 (302)
Lost during 2000s (3,757)
NR-eligible (3,979)
New York (3,246)
Owned by county (18,920)
Pony truss (15,083)
Replaced by new bridge (12,565)
Skewed (4,717)
Span length 75-100 feet (5,884)
Total length 75-100 feet (6,001)
Truss (29,548)

Update Log 

  • April 9, 2017: Updated by Michael Quiet: Noted that the historic bridge was lost in 2006
  • September 21, 2015: Photo imported by Dave King

Sources 

  • Michael Quiet - mquiet [at] gmail [dot] com