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Old Ninth Street Bridge

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Old Ninth Street Bridge

Replaced with a lift bridge

Photo taken by Douglas Butler in September 2015

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BH Photo #337544

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Facts 

Overview
Lost Deck girder bridge over Gowanus Canal on Nineth Street
Location
New York City, Kings County, New York
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
Builder
- Scherzer Rolling Lift Bridge Co. of Chicago, Illinois
Design
Deck girder bascule
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.67405, -73.99635   (decimal degrees)
40°40'27" N, 73°59'47" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/584823/4503058 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Brooklyn
Inventory number
BH 63900 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Bascule (1,032)
Deck girder (4,823)
Girder (8,654)
Kings County, New York (56)
Lost (20,007)
Movable (2,775)
New York (3,490)
New York City, New York (287)
Owned by city (4,729)
Replaced by new bridge (13,252)
Scherzer Rolling Lift Bridge Co. (120)

Update Log 

  • May 30, 2018: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • September 26, 2015: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • September 11, 2015: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • October 30, 2014: Added by Douglas Butler

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Sources 

  • Douglas Butler