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Primary Photographer(s): Nathan Holth
Bridge Documented: October 20, 2013 and September 2, 2019
Castleton-On-Hudson: Albany County, New York and Rensselaer County, New York: United States
Main Span Length
600.0 Feet (182.9 Meters)
5,369.4 Feet (1636.6 Meters)
66.3 Feet (20.21 Meters)
3 Main Span(s)
and 53 Approach Span(s)
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This attractive truss is a pleasing sight along this section of the New York State Thruway. This bridge is a late example of a large riveted truss bridge. Although it serves expressway traffic, it retains good historic and structural integrity. It represents mid-20th century truss bridge construction quite well with extensive use of built-up box beams with hand holes.
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