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Union Bridge (Old)

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1913 Post Card

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BH Photo #372320

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Burr arch-truss bridge over Hudson River on Broad Street
Location
Troy, Saratoga County, New York
Status
Destroyed by fire
History
Built 1804; Burned 1909
Builder
- Theodore Burr of Torrington, Connecticut
Design
Burr arch-truss
Dimensions
Total length: 800.0 ft.
Deck width: 30.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.78890, -73.67455   (decimal degrees)
42°47'20" N, 73°40'28" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/608404/4738225 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory numbers
WGCB NY/32-42-14x (World Guide to Covered Bridges number)
WGCB NY-46-05x (World Guide to Covered Bridges number)
BH 74699 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • December 8, 2016: New photo from Dana and Kay Klein
  • December 7, 2016: Updated by Luke: Added info
  • December 7, 2016: Added by Dana and Kay Klein

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