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Schoharie Creek Aqueduct

Photos 

Photo taken by Historic American Engineering Record

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BH Photo #137369

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Stone arch bridge over Schoharie Creek on the Erie Canal towpath at Fort Hunter
Location
Montgomery County, New York
Status
Derelict/abandoned
History
Built 1839-1841, put into service 1845; six arches demolished 1915; three more have collapsed since
Builder
- John B. Jervis (Engineer)
Design
Stone arch
Dimensions
Total length: 624.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.93943, -74.28648   (decimal degrees)
42°56'22" N, 74°17'11" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/558215/4754335 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Tribes Hill
Inventory number
BH 42373 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • March 14, 2017: New Street View added by Dana and Kay Klein
  • August 11, 2015: New photos from Michael Quiet
  • November 29, 2011: Updated by Frank Hicks: Added GPS coordinates and some history
  • April 19, 2009: Added by James Baughn

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