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Amsterdam Bridge (3rd)

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Overview
Lost Town lattice truss bridge over Mohawk River on Road
Location
Amsterdam, Montgomery County, New York
Status
Destroyed by flooding
History
Built 1843; North span washed away by part of the Caughnawaga Bridge & replaced iwth a bowstring 1865; Washed Away & Replaced 1876
Design
Town lattice through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.93485, -74.19363   (decimal degrees)
42°56'05" N, 74°11'37" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/565795/4753894 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 71561 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • March 28, 2016: Updated by Luke: Added categories "Mohawk River", "Pin-connected"

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