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Rensselaer Street Viaduct

Photo 

Rensselaer Street Viaduct

looking north

Photo taken by Kevin Surman in 1970

License: Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike (CC BY-SA)

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BH Photo #480506

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Double-intersection Warren through truss bridge over Boston & Maine Railroad on Rensselaer Street
Location
Troy, Rensselaer County, New York
Status
Removed c1970
History
Built 1895
Builders
- Cunningham, Monty & Co. (Substructure)
- Wrought Iron Bridge Co. of Canton, Ohio (Superstructure)
Railroads
- Boston & Maine Railroad (BM)
- Fitchburg Railroad
Design
Double-intersection Warren through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.74274, -73.68162   (decimal degrees)
42°44'34" N, 73°40'54" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/607906/4733090 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Troy South
Inventory number
BH 67195 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • September 3, 2020: New photo from Geoff Hubbs
  • March 6, 2019: Updated by Luke: Added builders
  • April 22, 2015: Added by Luke