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Bushnell's Bridge

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GILBERTSVILLE NY Otsego County BUTTERNUTS New York 1

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Facts 

Overview
Lost Bowstring through truss bridge over Butternut Creek in Gilbertsville
Location
Gilbertsville, Otsego County, New York
Status
No longer exists
Builder
- Wrought Iron Bridge Co. of Canton, Ohio
Design
Bowstring through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.46428, -75.32154   (decimal degrees)
42°27'51" N, 75°19'18" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/473565/4701376 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Gilbertsville
Inventory number
BH 72300 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • July 6, 2018: New photo from Dana and Kay Klein
  • April 15, 2017: New photo from Dana and Kay Klein
  • May 23, 2016: Added by ArtS

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Bushnell's Bridge
Posted May 7, 2021, by Art S. (Asuckewer [at] knite [dot] com)

Patrick,

They did and they are :^)

Regards,

Art S.

Bushnell's Bridge
Posted May 7, 2021, by Patrick Gurwell (pgurwell [at] gmail [dot] com)

Do those look like Phoenix columns, curved to make the bowstring? Looks like it, but I don't know if they made them curved?