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Dog Hollow Bridge

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Description 

An unusual variant where the entire upper chord/end posts were built up with X lacing instead of the more typical cover plates.

Facts 

Overview
Lost Lenticular pony truss bridge over Little Salmon River on Dog Hollow Road
Location
Bombay, Franklin County, New York
Status
Removed but not replaced
History
Built 1883 by Corrugated Metal Co.; Closed 1986; Removed after 1992
Builders
- Corrugated Metal Co. of East Berlin, Connecticut [also known as Berlin Iron Bridge Co.]
- W.A Overhiser (Berlin Iron Bridge Co. agent responsible for erection)
Design
Lenticular pony truss
Dimensions
Span length: 63.0 ft.
Total length: 63.0 ft.
Deck width: 11.5 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.94376, -74.54554   (decimal degrees)
44°56'38" N, 74°32'44" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/535853/4976803 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Bombay
Inventory numbers
NY 3337310 (New York State bridge identification number)
BH 79775 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • December 20, 2017: Added by Michael Quiet

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