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ERIE - Genessee River Bridge

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Published prior to 1923

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Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt deck truss bridge over Gennessee River
Location
Wyoming County, New York
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1875
Builders
- George S. Morison of New Bedford, Massachusetts
- Watson Manufacturing Co. of Paterson, New Jersey
Railroad
- New York & Erie Railroad (NY&E)
Design
Pratt deck truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 118.0 ft.
Total length: 800.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.57778, -78.04925   (decimal degrees)
42°34'40" N, 78°02'57" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/742160/4718150 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 73641 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • September 14, 2016: Added by Dave King

Sources 

  • Dave King - DKinghawkfan [at] hotmail [dot] com