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Railroad Street - Mohawk River (Older)

Photos 

Railroad Street - Mohawk River (Old)

looking north

Photo from old postcard

BH Photo #462512

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Mohawk River on Railroad Street in Frankfort
Location
Frankfort, Herkimer County, New York
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
built during the mid to late 1890s based on plaque design.
Builder
- Groton Bridge Co. of Groton, New York
Design
Pratt through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.04329, -75.06203   (decimal degrees)
43°02'36" N, 75°03'43" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/494947/4765624 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 87488 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • December 13, 2021: Updated by Paul Plassman: Added truss type
  • August 10, 2021: Updated by Art Suckewer: added approximate build date
  • May 23, 2021: New photo from Geoff Hubbs
  • December 15, 2019: Updated by Luke: Added categories "Groton Bridge Co.", "Mohawk River", "Pin-connected"
  • December 15, 2019: New photo from Geoff Hubbs

Sources 

  • Geoff Hubbs
  • Art Suckewer - Asuckewer [at] knite [dot] com
  • Paul Plassman