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Brodhead's Bridge

Photo 

Brodhead's Bridge

Postcard dated 1902

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BH Photo #420812

Description 

Removed along with a dozen villages to make way for construction of Ashokan Dam and Reservoir which supplies 40% of New York City's water.

Facts 

Overview
Lost Town lattice truss bridge over Esopus Creek
Location
Ulster County, New York
Status
Demolished
History
Demolished 1913 for construction of Ashokan Reservoir
Design
Town lattice through truss
Inventory number
BH 80992 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Covered (1,520)
Lattice through truss (484)
Lattice truss (517)
Lost (21,348)
Lost 1913 (91)
Lost during 1910s (423)
New York (3,766)
Through truss (13,862)
Town lattice truss (227)
Truss (30,969)
Ulster County, New York (103)

Update Log 

  • April 3, 2018: Added by Richard Doody

Sources 

  • Richard Doody