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Main Street-Erie Canal Bridge

Photos 

circa 1909

Old postcard View

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BH Photo #437581

Facts 

Overview
Lost Whipple Pony Truss bridge over Old Erie Canal on Main Street
Location
Jordan, Onondaga County, New York
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
Builder
- Squire Whipple of Albany, New York
Design
Pony truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.06573, -76.47351   (decimal degrees)
43°03'57" N, 76°28'25" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/380023/4769168 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 83339 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • August 15, 2022: Updated by Paul Plassman: Added categories "Whipple Cast+Wrought Iron Arch/Bowstring", "Cast iron", "Wrought Iron", "Pin-connected"
  • November 2, 2018: Updated by Luke: Removed superfluous double "New York" from city name
  • November 2, 2018: Updated by Dana and Kay Klein: Added category "Squire Whipple"
  • November 1, 2018: Added by Dana and Kay Klein

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Comments 

Main Street-Erie Canal Bridge
Posted November 2, 2018, by Dana and Kay Klein

Modified per

Main Street-Erie Canal Bridge
Posted November 2, 2018, by Art S. (asuckewer [at] knite [dot] com)

Great images!

Although I suspect it's a Whipple pony bowstring and that it was replaced rather than just removed...

Figured I'd beat Luke to it :^)

Regards,

Art S.