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R&E - Erie Canal Bridge (Bushnell's Basin)

Photo 

Published prior to 1923

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BH Photo #363380

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Description 

"From Pittsford, the main line passes easterly through the famous Shetland Pony Farms, and the lands owned by the late Duane Guernsey (Pittsford Farms) to Bushnell's Basin (Perinton), where it passes over the Erie Canal on a steel truss bridge 123 feet long." - Town of Pittsford, NY

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Erie Canal on Rochester & Eastern Rapid Railway
Location
Perinton, Monroe County, New York
Status
Removed
Railroads
- Interurban
- New York State Railways
- Rochester & Eastern Rapid Railway (R&E)
Design
Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Total length: 123.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.06302, -77.47660   (decimal degrees)
43°03'47" N, 77°28'36" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/298338/4770790 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 65553 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • September 7, 2016: New photo from Dave King
  • January 18, 2015: Updated by Ian Martin: Added link to photo & specified design
  • January 17, 2015: New Street View added by Luke

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