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DH - Ticonderoga Creek Swing Bridge

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DH - Ticoderoga Creek Swing Bridge

Removed

Photo taken by Douglas Butler in September 2014

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BH Photo #292758

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Facts 

Overview
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over Ticonderoga Creek on Delaware & Hudson Railroad
Location
Ticonderoga, Essex County, New York
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built in 1895 Replaced 1935
Railroad
- Delaware & Hudson Railway (DH)
Design
Deck plate girder
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.84335, -73.39560   (decimal degrees)
43°50'36" N, 73°23'44" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/628969/4855725 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Ticonderoga
Inventory number
BH 61030 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

19th Century (6,854)
Built 1895 (252)
Built during 1890s (2,732)
Deck girder (5,019)
Delaware & Hudson Railway (106)
Essex County, New York (63)
Girder (9,083)
Lost (22,105)
Lost 1935 (45)
Lost during 1930s (471)
Movable (2,840)
New York (3,830)
Plate girder (6,907)
Railroad (14,303)
Replaced by new bridge (14,757)
Swing (1,355)
Ticonderoga, New York (4)

Update Log 

  • September 2, 2014: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • July 28, 2014: Updated by Ian Martin: Fixed location
  • May 21, 2014: Added by Luke Harden

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