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Washington Street Bollman Truss Bridge

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Washington Street Bollman Truss

Rochester Public Library Local History Division

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BH Photo #513273

Description 

Cost of the Superstructure was $3,864.95

Facts 

Overview
Lost Bollman through truss bridge over Erie Canal (Old Alignment) on Washington Street
Location
Rochester, Monroe County, New York
Status
No longer exists
History
Built 1855
Builders
- Wendel Bollman of Baltimore, Maryland
- William W. Wright
Design
Bollman through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 85.6 ft.
Deck width: 21.3 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.15395, -77.61653   (decimal degrees)
43°09'14" N, 77°36'60" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/287259/4781234 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 95433 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • December 11, 2021: New photos from Tony Dillon

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