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Red Mill Road Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Andrew in October 2017

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BH Photo #429829

Map 

Description 

Bridge was removed (and permanently replaced with a new bridge) and is currently stored in a grass lot behind the Dryden Town Hall.

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over Fall Creek on Red Mill Road
Location
Tompkins County, New York
Status
In storage or disassembled
History
Built 1887
Builder
- Groton Bridge Co. of Groton, New York
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 58.7 ft.
Total length: 119.8 ft.
Deck width: 13.5 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.52778, -76.32194   (decimal degrees)
42°31'40" N, 76°19'19" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/391428/4709224 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Groton
Average daily traffic (as of 2002)
82
Inventory numbers
NY 3209790 (New York State bridge identification number)
BH 26964 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of November 2013)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 19.8 (out of 100)
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Update Log 

  • June 28, 2018: New photos from Andrew

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Comments 

Red Mill Road Bridge
Posted February 26, 2018, by Joel Wyman (ponchoman49 [at] yahoo [dot] com)

This bridge was replaced in 2017 with a slab of cement. Glad they didn't destroy the original as it looked in decent shape.