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Middleport Bridge

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Photo taken by James Baughn in July 2009

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Overview
Vertical lift bridge over Erie Canal on NY 271 in Middleport
Location
Niagara County, New York
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1915; rehabilitated 1974
Design
Warren pony truss with no verticals
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 113.9 ft.
Total length: 133.9 ft.
Deck width: 23.6 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.21278, -78.47639   (decimal degrees)
43°12'46" N, 78°28'35" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/704988/4787535 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Medina
Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
1,080
Inventory numbers
NY 4454020 (New York State bridge identification number)
NYSBC E-216 (New York State Barge Canal bridge number)
BH 26456 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of October 2018)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 53.4 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • July 19, 2020: New photo from Geoff Hubbs
  • July 2, 2018: New Street View added by Dana and Kay Klein
  • May 16, 2016: New Street View added by Douglas Butler
  • December 7, 2015: New Street View added by Douglas Butler
  • January 8, 2015: New photos from Jack Schmidt
  • August 22, 2013: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • July 27, 2009: New photos from James Baughn

Sources 

  • James Baughn - webmaster [at] bridgehunter [dot] com
  • Historicbridges.org - by Nathan Holth
  • Douglas Butler
  • Jack Schmidt - jjturtle [at] earthlink [dot] net
  • Dana and Kay Klein
  • Geoff Hubbs