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Western Gateway Bridge

Photos 

Bridge over Mohawk River at Scotia, N. Y.

Boston Public Library

License: Creative Commons Attribution (CC BY)

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BH Photo #317544

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Open-spandrel arch bridge over Mohawk River on SR-5
Location
Scotia, Schenectady County, New York
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1922-25; Replaced 1974
Design
Open-spandrel arch
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.81997, -73.95610   (decimal degrees)
42°49'12" N, 73°57'22" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/585335/4741350 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Schenectady
Inventory number
BH 66392 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • September 4, 2019: New photo from Geoff Hubbs
  • April 15, 2015: Updated by Luke: Name change + build date
  • March 2, 2015: Added by Dave King

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