Rating:
4 votes

Upper Keeseville Bridge

Photos 

General Oblique View, To Southwest From East, Showing Both Spans

Photo taken by Historic American Engineering Record

View photos at Library of Congress

BH Photo #155064

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Pin connected Pratt through truss bridge over AuSable River on River Street in Keeseville
Location
Keeseville, Essex County, New York, and Clinton County, New York
Status
Closed to all traffic
History
Built 1878 by Murray, Dougal & Co. of Milton, PA; Closed 2008
Builder
- Murray, Dougal & Co. of Milton, Pennsylvania
Design
Two-span, pin-connected, 8-panel, wrought-iron through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 107.9 ft.
Total length: 217.9 ft.
Deck width: 15.1 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 11.6 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places
Also called
River Street Bridge
Upper Bridge (short name)
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.50069, -73.48530   (decimal degrees)
44°30'02" N, 73°29'07" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/620413/4928601 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Keeseville
Inventory numbers
NY 3302200 (New York State bridge identification number)
BH 26058 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 10/2007)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 12.4 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 1983)
2,000

Update Log 

  • April 12, 2017: New photos from Michael Quiet
  • August 20, 2016: New Street View added by Dana and Kay Klein
  • April 27, 2015: New photos from Michael Quiet

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