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Fitches Covered Bridge 32-13-02 #2

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Fitches Covered Bridge

Fitches Covered Bridge

Photo taken by Larry Matthews in May 2007.

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BH Photo #111845

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Description 

The original bridge was replaced by a new covered bridge in 2000/2001

Facts 

Overview
Covered bridge over West Branch Delaware River on Fitches Bridge Road
Location
Delaware County, New York
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1870; relocated 1885, replaced 2001
Design
Covered Lattice through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 97.8 ft.
Total length: 100.7 ft.
Deck width: 14.1 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 7.4 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on April 29, 1999
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.29806, -74.87917   (decimal degrees)
42°17'53" N, 74°52'45" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/509960/4682876 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Delhi
Average daily traffic (as of 2016)
225
Inventory numbers
NY 3352270 (New York State bridge identification number)
NRHP 99000508 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
WGCB 32-13-02 (World Guide to Covered Bridges number)
BH 25936 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of June 2018)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 20.7 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • July 26, 2010: New photos from Brian McKee
  • March 28, 2008: New photo from Larry Matthews
  • February 17, 2008: New photo from Larry Matthews

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Comments 

Fitchs Bridge Road Bridge
Posted May 5, 2007, by Trish Kane (bobtrish68 [at] frontiernet [dot] net)

This single span, Town truss bridge was built in 1870 by James Frazer and James Warren and measures 100 feet. It was listed on the State and National Register of Historic Places on April 29, 1999. The World Guide to Covered Bridges has assigned the following number to this bridge: NY 32-13-02. This bridge was rehabilitated in 2002. Photos submitted by Bob and Trish Kane, Sherburne, NY.