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Stewart Avenue Bridge (1899)

Photos 

Circa 1906

Old Postcard View

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BH Photo #434480

Facts 

Overview
Lost Baltimore deck truss bridge over Fall Creek on Stewart Avenue
Location
Ithaca, Tompkins County, New York
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1899; Replaced 1951
Builder
- Owego Bridge Co. of Owego, New York
Railroad
- Ithica Street Railway
Design
Baltimore deck truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.45224, -76.48989   (decimal degrees)
42°27'08" N, 76°29'24" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/377487/4701065 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 82808 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • September 27, 2021: New photos from Art Suckewer
  • September 27, 2021: Updated by Paul Plassman: Changed truss type from Pratt to Baltimore
  • September 27, 2021: New photo from Geoff Hubbs
  • September 11, 2018: Updated by Luke: Added build date, builder, and streetcar info
  • September 11, 2018: Added by Dana and Kay Klein

Comments 

Stewart Avenue Bridge (Old)
Posted September 27, 2021, by Art S. (Asuckewer [at] knite [dot] com)

Paul,

Good call.

Regards,

Art S.