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Rexford Bridge

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Rexford Bridge

Photo taken by Jack Schmidt in May 2014

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BH Photo #311588

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Overview
Through truss bridge over Erie Canal/Mohawk River on Balltown Rd. (N.Y.S. Rte. 146)
Location
Schenectady County, New York
Status
Open to traffic
Future prospects
Bridge replacement project underway
History
Built 1965
Design
Polygonal Warren through truss with all verticals
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 266.1 ft.
Total length: 727.1 ft.
Deck width: 28.5 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.85019, -73.88795   (decimal degrees)
42°51'01" N, 73°53'17" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/590861/4744778 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Schenectady
Inventory numbers
NY 4038360 (New York State bridge identification number)
BH 55373 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 11/2014)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 49.0 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2014)
22,232

Update Log 

  • May 22, 2017: New photo from Z Fechten
  • May 17, 2017: Updated by Z Fechten: Doomed
  • January 2, 2015: New photos from Jack Schmidt
  • January 26, 2014: Updated by CANALLER: Added Info & Photo.
  • January 29, 2013: Added by Luke Harden

Sources 

  • Luke
  • Jack Schmidt - jjturtle [at] earthlink [dot] net

Comments 

Rexford Bridge
Posted April 30, 2014, by CANALLER

Z.F.:

I have a few dozen shots that were taken last fall if you're interested.

Rexford Bridge
Posted April 30, 2014, by Z Fechten

A replacement bridge is being designed. It would be good to get more photos while it is still there.