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Steele Creek Bridge

Facts 

Overview
Stone arch bridge over Steele Creek on NY 51 in Ilion
Location
Herkimer County, New York
Status
Open to traffic
Future prospects
Scheduled for replacement in 2022
History
Built 1899; rehabilitated 1901
Design
Stone arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 29.9 ft.
Total length: 36.7 ft.
Deck width: 30.8 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.00889, -75.04111   (decimal degrees)
43°00'32" N, 75°02'28" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/496649/4761802 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Ilion
Average daily traffic (as of 2016)
3,472
Inventory numbers
NY 1026490 (New York State bridge identification number)
BH 26157 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of October 2018)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 80.9 (out of 100)
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Categories 

19th Century (9,091)
Arch (12,737)
Built 1899 (435)
Built during 1890s (3,283)
Deck arch (11,963)
Doomed (1,077)
Herkimer County, New York (79)
NR-eligible (4,125)
New York (4,968)
Open (41,214)
Owned by state (16,661)
Skewed (5,073)
Span length 25-50 feet (16,360)
Stone arch (3,317)
Total length 25-50 feet (11,620)

Update Log 

  • December 21, 2021: Updated by Josh Schmid: Added replacement information

Sources 

  • Josh Schmid