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VTR - Walloomsac River Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Noah Hofrichter

View this photo on Flickr

BH Photo #269244

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Warren deck truss bridge over Walloomsac River and NY 67 on Vermont Railway System
Location
Rensselaer County, New York
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1914
Builder
- Boston Bridge Works of Boston, Massachusetts
Railroads
- Boston & Maine Railroad (B&M; BM)
- Vermont Railway (VTR)
Design
Warren deck truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 146.0 ft.
Total length: 487.9 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.93917, -73.28250   (decimal degrees)
42°56'21" N, 73°16'57" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/640130/4755490 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Hoosick Falls
Inventory numbers
NY 7029280 (New York State bridge identification number)
BH 49984 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • March 6, 2019: New photo from Geoff Hubbs
  • December 26, 2014: Updated by Ian Martin: Corrected build year & added builder
  • October 28, 2013: Updated by Luke Harden: Added railroad
  • November 1, 2011: Added by James Baughn

Sources 

  • Luke
  • Ian Martin
  • VTrans - Bridge Inspection Photos (08/2013)
  • Geoff Hubbs

Comments 

VTR - Walloomsac River Bridge
Posted May 11, 2016, by Mike Goff (michael [dot] goff [at] hotmail [dot] com)

Nice photo! As a bridge inspector I must appreciate such work.

VTR - Walloomsac River Bridge
Posted May 11, 2016, by Daniel Spitzer (desmdpc [at] mac [dot] com)

Bridges require inspection and maintenance - here work is in progress on 10 May 2016. Vantage point from 800 feet overhead, southwest. Image copyrighted, please do not reproduce without permission.