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Fink's (Finck's) Basin Suspension Bridge

Photos 

Little Falls

Old postcard

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BH Photo #470885

Facts 

Overview
Lost Wire suspension bridge over Mohawk River on Finck's Basin Road in Little Falls
Location
Little Falls, Herkimer County, New York
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Removed as part of 1913 NYS Barge Canal project; bridge too low to water (Bridgemeister says heavily damaged by fire, 1917)
Design
Wire/cable suspension
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.03400, -74.83006   (decimal degrees)
43°02'02" N, 74°49'48" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/513843/4764604 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 89106 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • October 27, 2021: New photo from Chester Gehman
  • June 29, 2021: Updated by Geoff Hubbs: Added built date
  • May 25, 2021: New photo from Art Suckewer
  • April 24, 2020: Added by Chester Gehman

Sources 

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