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Deer River Bridge

Photo 

Circa 1916

Old Postcard View

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BH Photo #433904

Map 

Description 

This bridge had a pronounced hump in the middle, and was more like driving over a roof than an arch. The replacement is just flat concrete girders.

Facts 

Overview
Concrete arch bridge over Deer River on NY 12 in Copenhagen
Location
Lewis County, New York
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1913; rehabilitated 1973
Design
Arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 125.0 ft.
Total length: 128.0 ft.
Deck width: 25.9 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.89250, -75.67194   (decimal degrees)
43°53'33" N, 75°40'19" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/446030/4860152 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Copenhagen
Average daily traffic (as of 2016)
4,191
Inventory numbers
NY 1009630 (New York State bridge identification number)
BH 26216 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of September 2017)
Overall condition: Good
Superstructure condition rating: Excellent (9 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 96.8 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

Arch (11,741)
Built 1913 (838)
Built during 1910s (9,424)
Deck arch (10,984)
Have street view (26,000)
Lewis County, New York (49)
Lost (23,141)
Lost 2007 (319)
Lost during 2000s (4,080)
New York (3,950)
Owned by state (15,391)
Replaced by new bridge (15,428)
Skewed (4,828)
Span length 125-175 feet (4,111)
Total length 125-175 feet (5,780)

Update Log 

  • August 30, 2018: New photo from Dana and Kay Klein
  • February 7, 2014: New Street View added by Luke Harden
  • February 7, 2014: Updated by CANALLER: Added Info.

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