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Rexford Aqueduct

Photos 

Photo taken for the Historic American Engineering Record

View photos at Library of Congress

BH Photo #322493

Map 

Street View 

Description 

Remains of one of the two aqueducts built to carry the Enlarged Erie Canal over the Mohawk River.

-- Historic American Engineering Record

Facts 

Overview
Stone arch bridge over Mohawk River on Erie Canal
Location
Schenectady County, New York
History
Built 1842; Major sections removed 1918
Design
Stone arch
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.84964, -73.88785   (decimal degrees)
42°50'59" N, 73°53'16" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/590870/4744717 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Schenectady
Inventory number
BH 67022 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

19th Century (6,743)
Aqueduct (74)
Arch (11,414)
Built 1842 (7)
Built during 1840s (162)
Deck arch (10,654)
Erie Canal (126)
HAER documented (1,100)
Have street view (24,713)
Mohawk River (39)
New York (3,666)
Schenectady County, New York (57)
Stone arch (2,743)
Unknown status (1,620)

Update Log 

  • April 14, 2015: New Street View added by Luke

Sources 

  • Luke
  • HAER NY-12 - Erie Canal (Enlarged), Upper Mohawk River Aqueduct, Mohawk River, State Route 146, Rexford, Saratoga County, NY