Rating:
5 votes

Spile Bridge

Photos 

Oblique Perspective From South.

Photo taken by Historic American Engineering Record

View photos at Library of Congress

BH Photo #190353

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Three-span bowstring through truss bridge over Black Lake Outlet on Spile Bridge Road
Location
St. Lawrence County, New York
Status
Closed to traffic
History
Built 1874 by the King Bridge Co.; later relocated here; closed to traffic May 12, 2010
Builder
- King Bridge Co. of Cleveland, Ohio
Design
Three-span bowstring through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 121.7 ft.
Total length: 369.8 ft.
Deck width: 14.4 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 8.0 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.61549, -75.47706   (decimal degrees)
44°36'56" N, 75°28'37" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/462149/4940348 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Heuvelton
Average daily traffic (as of 2009)
210
Inventory numbers
NY 3341470 (New York State bridge identification number)
BH 26850 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of May 2014)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 5.5 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • December 14, 2010: New photos from Nathan Holth
  • May 18, 2010: Updated by James Baughn: Bridge is closed to traffic after failing an inspection

Sources