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Vernooy Kill Bridge (Old)

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Vernooy Kill Bridge Circa 1908

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Facts 

Overview
Lost Pony truss bridge over Vernooy Kill on Rt 209
Location
Wawarsing, Ulster County, New York
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
Design
Bowstring pony truss (Cooper tubular Patent)
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.75753, -74.35869   (decimal degrees)
41°45'27" N, 74°21'31" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/553312/4623054 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 75506 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Bowstring pony truss (196)
Bowstring truss (380)
Lost (18,667)
New York (3,175)
Owned by state (13,650)
Pony truss (15,049)
Replaced by new bridge (12,365)
Truss (29,437)
Ulster County, New York (94)
Wawarsing, New York (1)

Update Log 

  • February 7, 2017: Updated by Dana and Kay Klein: update design per forum
  • February 6, 2017: Added by Dana and Kay Klein

Comments 

Vernooy Kill Bridge (Old)
Posted February 7, 2017, by Nathan Holth (webmaster [at] historicbridges [dot] org)

This looks like a Cooper patent tubular arch, see this extant example:

https://bridgehunter.com/ny/onondaga/bh49564/