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Forest Avenue Bridge

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Forest Avenue Bridge

Photo taken by Jack Schmidt in May 2014

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BH Photo #311509

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Overview
Stone arch bridge over North Chuctanunda Creek on Forest Avenue in Amsterdam
Location
Amsterdam, Montgomery County, New York
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1940
Design
Stone arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 51.8 ft.
Total length: 77.8 ft.
Deck width: 31.8 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.95222, -74.17500   (decimal degrees)
42°57'08" N, 74°10'30" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/567296/4755839 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Amsterdam
Inventory numbers
NY 2255330 (New York State bridge identification number)
BH 26309 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 07/2014)
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 70.6 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2013)
3,098

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Amsterdam, New York (11)
Arch (11,243)
Built 1940 (924)
Built during 1940s (3,608)
Deck arch (10,479)
Have street view (22,470)
Montgomery County, New York (63)
New York (3,229)
Open (36,837)
Owned by city (4,529)
Span length 50-75 feet (8,980)
Stone arch (2,660)
Total length 75-100 feet (5,987)

Update Log 

  • March 14, 2017: New Street View added by Dana and Kay Klein
  • January 1, 2015: New photos from Jack Schmidt

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