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Big Bridge

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Photo taken by James Baughn in July 2009

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Facts 

Overview
Deck plate girder bridge over Erie Canal on Main Street in Lockport
Location
Lockport, Niagara County, New York
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1912-14; rehabilitated 1992
Design
Deck plate girder with 30 (?) ribs
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 58.7 ft.
Total length: 129.0 ft.
Deck width: 55.8 ft.
Also called
Main Street Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.16917, -78.69500   (decimal degrees)
43°10'09" N, 78°41'42" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/687363/4782179 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Lockport
Inventory numbers
NY 4454170 (New York State bridge identification number)
NYSBC E-233 (New York State Barge Canal bridge number)
BH 26464 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 09/2015)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 66.7 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
8,824

Update Log 

  • April 22, 2017: New photos from Dana and Kay Klein
  • August 15, 2016: New Street View added by Dana and Kay Klein
  • March 2, 2015: Photo imported by Dave King
  • July 27, 2009: New photos from James Baughn

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Big Bridge
Posted April 22, 2017, by Dana and Kay Klein

James as you can attest from your 2009 visit this bridge is almost not possible to grasp in photos just how many smoots WIDE this bridge is. Looks like a parking lot!