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Leesville Bridge

Photos 

pre 1915 source image (cleaner version of image 5)

practiced digitally improving the old card. I think it made it easier to see.

Photo digitally altered by Art S. in July 2021

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BH Photo #500982

Map 

Description 

Removed sometime between 1934 and 1965 aerial imagery.

Facts 

Overview
Lost Bowstring through truss bridge over Salmon River on Leesville Road
Location
Middlesex County, Connecticut
Status
No longer exists
Builder
- King Bridge Co. of Cleveland, Ohio (Likely Fabricator)
Design
10-panel Bowstring through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.51564, -72.48270   (decimal degrees)
41°30'56" N, 72°28'58" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/710058/4599060 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Moodus
Inventory number
BH 80335 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • November 28, 2021: New photo from Art Suckewer
  • July 2, 2021: New photo from Art Suckewer
  • March 23, 2021: New photo from Chester Gehman
  • February 3, 2018: Added by Art S

Sources 

  • Art Suckewer - Asuckewer [at] knite [dot] com
  • Chester Gehman - gehmanc2000 [at] yahoo [dot] com