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Norwood Railroad Bridge

Ogdensburg Railroad Bridge Number 80

Norwood Railroad Bridge

Primary Photographer(s): Marc Scotti

Bridge Documented: April 7, 2018

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Key Facts

Facility Carried / Feature Intersected
Railroad (New York and Ogdensburg Railway) Over Raquette River
Location
Norwood: St. Lawrence County, New York: United States
Structure Type
Metal Rivet-Connected Lattice (Quadruple Warren) Deck Truss, Fixed and Approach Spans: Metal Stringer (Multi-Beam), Fixed
Construction Date and Builder / Engineer
1885 By Builder/Contractor: Hawkins Bridge Company and Vermont Construction Company of St. Albans, Vermont

Technical Facts

Rehabilitation Date
1898
Main Span Length
132 Feet (40.2 Meters)
Structure Length
276 Feet (84.2 Meters)
Roadway Width
12 Feet (3.66 Meters)
Spans
2 Main Span(s) and 2 Approach Span(s)
NBI Number
Not Applicable

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Bridge Documentation

This is an notable example of a lattice deck truss railroad bridge with one span dating to 1885 and the other to 1898. Please see the information linked below, which was posted to the New York Cultural Resource Information System, for a detailed history and description of this bridge.

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