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Hampton Bays Swing Bridge

Photos 

Public Domain: Published Prior to 1923

BH Photo #360123

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt pony truss bridge over Shinnecock Canal on Road
Location
Hampton Bays, Suffolk County, New York
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1892; Replaced 1907
Design
Pratt pony truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.88481, -72.50093   (decimal degrees)
40°53'05" N, 72°30'03" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/710550/4528976 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 73112 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

19th Century (6,181)
Built 1892 (179)
Built during 1890s (2,459)
Hampton Bays, New York (7)
Lost (18,649)
Lost 1907 (33)
Lost during 1900s (219)
Movable (2,704)
New York (3,175)
Owned by city (4,487)
Pony truss (15,047)
Pratt pony truss (3,180)
Pratt truss (8,016)
Replaced by new bridge (12,349)
Suffolk County, New York (58)
Swing (1,247)
Truss (29,433)

Update Log 

  • November 13, 2016: New photo from Douglas Butler

Sources 

  • Luke
  • Douglas Butler