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Richmond Avenue Bridge (Older)

Photo 

Photo taken by Sergey Kadinsky

View this photo at hiddenwatersblog.wordpress.com

BH Photo #489279

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Bridge over Fresh Kills on Richmond Avenue
Location
Richmond County, New York
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built in 1851; replaced 1895
Builder
- Plank Road Co.
Design
Other Wooden swing draw
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.56528, -74.16990   (decimal degrees)
40°33'55" N, 74°10'12" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/570269/4490832 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 92016 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

19th Century (7,667)
Built 1851 (40)
Built during 1850s (417)
Lost (25,259)
Lost 1895 (17)
Lost during 1890s (160)
Movable (3,004)
New York (4,469)
Plank Road Co. (1)
Replaced by new bridge (17,001)
Richmond County, New York (27)
Swing (1,474)

Update Log 

  • January 23, 2021: New photo from Douglas Butler

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Sources 

  • Douglas Butler