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East Branch Delaware River Bridge (Pre 1928)

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East Branch Bridges circa 1910

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BH Photo #372580

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over East Branch Delaware River on Rt 97 (Stockport Road) in Hancock.
Location
Hancock, Delaware County, New York
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Replaced 1928
Design
(3)7-panel, pin-connected Pratt through truss with Pratt pony truss approaches
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.95302, -75.27720   (decimal degrees)
41°57'11" N, 75°16'38" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/477025/4644597 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Hancock
Inventory number
BH 74721 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

7-panel truss (578)
Delaware County, New York (114)
Delaware River (102)
Hancock, New York (8)
Lost (31,795)
Lost 1928 (102)
Lost during 1920s (903)
New York (5,241)
Pin-connected (5,423)
Pony truss (17,548)
Pratt pony truss (4,131)
Pratt through truss (6,413)
Pratt truss (10,843)
Replaced by new bridge (21,686)
Through truss (19,028)
Truss (38,309)

Update Log 

  • January 21, 2023: New photo from Geoff Hubbs
  • June 9, 2022: Updated by Paul Plassman: Added truss types & categories "7-panel truss", "Pin-connected", "Delaware River"
  • February 11, 2017: New photo from Dana and Kay Klein
  • December 10, 2016: Added by Dana and Kay Klein

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