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US11 Black River Bridge

Photos 

General View, River Span, West Side, View To East

Photo taken for the Historic American Engineering Record

View photos at Library of Congress

BH Photo #309282

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Open-spandrel arch bridge over Black River on US 11
Location
Watertown, Jefferson County, New York
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1921, Replaced 1993
Builders
- Concrete-Steel Engineering Co. of New York, New York (Consulting Engineer)
- Mark D. Ewell (Resident Engineer)
- Peckham Construction Co. Inc. of Buffalo, New York (Contractor)
- William Mueser of Moers, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany (Supervising Engineer)
Design
Open-spandrel arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 204.1 ft.
Total length: 210.0 ft.
Deck width: 40.0 ft.
Also called
Court Street Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.98070, -75.91405   (decimal degrees)
43°58'51" N, 75°54'51" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/426693/4870135 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Watertown
Inventory numbers
NY 2220227 (New York State bridge identification number)
BH 64310 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Related Bridges 

Sources 

  • Luke
  • HAER NY-173 - Court Street Bridge, Court Street, Route11, spanning Black River, Watertown, Jefferson County, NY