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New Swamp Road Bridge

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New Swamp Road 1a

Photo taken by Jack Schmidt July 13, 2011

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BH Photo #272717

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Facts 

Overview
Parker through truss bridge over Champlain Canal on New Swamp Road
Location
Washington County, New York
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1911 by American Bridge Co.
Builders
- American Bridge Co. of New York (Fabricators)
- United Construction Co. of Albany, New York (Contractors)
Design
Parker through truss with pony plate girder approach spans
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 180.8 ft.
Total length: 268.1 ft.
Deck width: 14.8 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 13.5 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.33194, -73.51056   (decimal degrees)
43°19'55" N, 73°30'38" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/620747/4798754 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Hudson Falls
Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
97
Inventory numbers
NY 4418090 (New York State bridge identification number)
BH 27051 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of November 2018)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 33.5 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • June 11, 2015: Updated by Michael Quiet: Noted that this bridge was built by United Construction / American Bridge Co. and is a Parker Through truss with pony plate girder approaches
  • January 10, 2014: Updated by CANALLER: Added Info.
  • January 10, 2014: New photos from Jack Schmidt

Sources 

  • Jack Schmidt - jjturtle [at] earthlink [dot] net
  • Michael Quiet - mquiet [at] gmail [dot] com