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West Genesee Street Bascule Bridge

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Facts 

Overview
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over Erie Canal
Location
Syracuse, Onondaga County, New York
Status
No longer exists
History
Built 1916 Canal Filled in
Design
Deck plate girder bascule
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.05123, -76.15206   (decimal degrees)
43°03'04" N, 76°09'07" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/406174/4767148 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 77815 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Bascule (1,024)
Built 1916 (628)
Built during 1910s (8,759)
Deck girder (4,500)
Girder (7,957)
Lost (18,690)
Movable (2,705)
New York (3,177)
Onondaga County, New York (48)
Owned by city (4,489)
Plate girder (6,127)
Syracuse, New York (15)

Update Log 

  • July 2, 2017: Updated by Dana and Kay Klein: Moved Pin to Erie BLVD, Old Canal Route
  • July 2, 2017: Added by Douglas Butler

Comments 

West Genesee Street Bascule Bridge
Posted July 2, 2017, by Dana and Kay Klein

Moved pin to Rt 5 Crossing Erie Blvd. After Canal abandoned, Filled parts closely follow Erie Blvd.

West Genesee Street Bascule Bridge
Posted July 2, 2017, by Dana and Kay Klein

Not positive of old canal way. Actually going to Syracuse in a couple of weeks. Ill ask locals. Good find by the way. YOU ROCK DUDE!

West Genesee Street Bascule Bridge
Posted July 2, 2017, by Douglas Butler

Hey Dana you know about the location about this bridge is the location correct?