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Salmon Creek Bridge

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Ridge Road Bridge

Photo from The Historical Center of Tompkins County

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BH Photo #514931

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Facts 

Overview
Lost steel arch bridge over Salmon Creek on NY 34B
Location
Tompkins County, New York
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1930; rehabilitated 1980; demolished in 2021
Design
Steel arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 265.8 ft.
Total length: 502.0 ft.
Deck width: 29.2 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.54389, -76.54000   (decimal degrees)
42°32'38" N, 76°32'24" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/373551/4711315 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Ludlowville
Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
7,252
Inventory numbers
NY 1023380 (New York State bridge identification number)
BH 26965 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of September 2018)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 51.6 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

Arch (12,728)
Built 1930 (1,857)
Built during 1930s (12,247)
Deck arch (11,955)
Have street view (29,890)
Lost (29,974)
Lost 2021 (112)
Lost during 2020s (308)
NR-eligible (4,125)
New York (4,957)
Owned by state (16,648)
Replaced by new bridge (20,393)
Span length 250-500 feet (1,285)
Steel arch (408)
Tompkins County, New York (69)
Total length 500-1000 feet (3,134)

Update Log 

  • February 16, 2022: Updated by Josh Schmid: Bridge demolished
  • January 10, 2022: New photo from Geoff Hubbs
  • January 4, 2021: Updated by Josh Schmid: Added replacement info
  • November 25, 2018: New Street View added by Dana and Kay Klein

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