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Glenerie Bridge

Photos 

Glenerie Bridge

looking west

Photo from old postcard

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BH Photo #502012

Facts 

Overview
Lost Lattice through truss bridge over Esopus Creek on Glasco Turnpike
Location
Ulster County, New York
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1896; Replaced 1962
Builder
- Horseheads Bridge Co. of Horseheads, New York
Design
Lattice through truss
Also called
Sauer Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.03800, -73.97170   (decimal degrees)
42°02'17" N, 73°58'18" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/585110/4654506 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 93762 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • July 28, 2021: Updated by Luke: Added build date, alt name, and confirmed Tony's builder guess
  • July 28, 2021: Updated by Tony Dillon: Added truss type
  • July 28, 2021: New photo from Geoff Hubbs

Sources 

  • Geoff Hubbs
  • Tony Dillon - spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • Luke

Comments 

Glenerie Bridge
Posted July 29, 2021, by Tony Dillon (spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com)

Thanks for the detective work on this one Luke! There were a few Lattice trusses that turned up yesterday which had been in Central New York. I wonder if perhaps this was Horseheads "truss of choice" for a time.