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Satans Kingdom Bridge (1916)

Photos 

Published prior to 1923

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BH Photo #393299

Map 

Description 

A two-span Warren through truss that replaced a covered bridge. Lost during flooding in 1955, a temporary Bailey bridge was in place until a major highway relocation at a higher elevation was completed in 1958.

Facts 

Overview
Lost Warren through truss bridge over Farmington River on Old US Route 44 in New Hartford
Location
New Hartford, Litchfield County, Connecticut
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1916; one span destroyed by flooding 1955; replaced 1958
Design
Warren through truss with all verticals
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.85519, -72.95671   (decimal degrees)
41°51'19" N, 72°57'24" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/669607/4635716 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Collinsville
Inventory number
BH 77530 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • March 7, 2020: New photos from Chester Gehman
  • June 4, 2017: Added by Dave King

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Sources 

  • Dave King - DKinghawkfan [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • Chester Gehman - gehmanc2000 [at] yahoo [dot] com