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Lemon Creek Drawbridge

Photo 

Lemon Creek Drawbridge

Photo taken by Forgotten New York

View this photo at forgotten-ny.com

BH Photo #488827

Map 

Description 

This bridge is operated by hand at it was at the Yacht Club before this bridge was removed.

Facts 

Overview
Lost Other through truss bridge over Lemon Bay
Location
Richmond County, New York
Status
No longer exists
History
Built 1848 ; replaced ?
Design
Other through truss cable stayed swing
Also called
Staten Island Prize Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.51287, -74.19850   (decimal degrees)
40°30'46" N, 74°11'55" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/567901/4484991 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 91939 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

19th Century (7,622)
Built 1848 (19)
Built during 1840s (195)
Lost (24,929)
Movable (2,984)
New York (4,433)
Other through truss (27)
Owned privately (1,741)
Richmond County, New York (27)
Swing (1,461)
Through truss (15,155)
Truss (32,928)

Update Log 

  • January 16, 2021: New photo from Douglas Butler

Sources 

  • Douglas Butler