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Water Street Bridge, US Route 1 spanning Metro-North Commuter Railroad, New Haven, New Haven County, CT



B&W Photos

HB257892
View West, East Approach

HB257893
View East, West Approach

HB257894
View North, South Elevation

HB257895
View North, Showing East Abutment

HB257896
View Showing Inclined End Post

HB257897
View Showing Top Chord, Portal Strut And Top Lateral Bracing

HB257898
View Showing Diagonal

HB257899
View Showing Vertical

HB257900
Photographic Copy Of Original Drawings (originals At Amtrack, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania) Erection Plan

HB257901
Photographic Copy Of Original Drawings (originals At Amtrack, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania) Plans For Floorbeams, Sways And Rail Posts

HB257902
Photographic Copy Of Original Drawings (originals At Amtrack, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania) End Post And Chords

HB257903
Photographic Copy Of Original Drawing (original At Amtrack, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania) Bridge Mill Sheet

HB257904
Photographic Copy Of Original Drawing (originals Of Amtrack, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania) Portal Strut And Braces Plan


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Location
US Route 1 spanning Metro-North Commuter Railroad, New%25252525252525252525252525252525252525252525252525252525252525252525252525252525252525252525252BHaven, CT

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1968.

Notes
Survey number HAER CT-29
Significance: The Water Street Bridge is historically and archaeologically significant for its example of late 19th century Baltimore through truss bridge construction, which is being phased out of existence. This bridge is also listed within the State of Connecticut's Historic American Engineering Record inventory of significant industrial and engineering sites.

Collection
Historic American Engineering Record (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. VIEW WEST, EAST APPROACH
2. VIEW EAST, WEST APPROACH
3. VIEW NORTH, SOUTH ELEVATION
4. VIEW NORTH, SHOWING EAST ABUTMENT
5. VIEW SHOWING INCLINED END POST
6. VIEW SHOWING TOP CHORD, PORTAL STRUT AND TOP LATERAL BRACING
7. VIEW SHOWING DIAGONAL
8. VIEW SHOWING VERTICAL
9. Photographic copy of original drawings (originals at Amtrack, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania) ERECTION PLAN
10. Photographic copy of original drawings (originals at Amtrack, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania) PLANS FOR FLOORBEAMS, SWAYS AND RAIL POSTS
11. Photographic copy of original drawings (originals at Amtrack, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania) END POST AND CHORDS
12. Photographic copy of original drawing (original at Amtrack, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania) BRIDGE MILL SHEET
13. Photographic copy of original drawing (originals of Amtrack, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania) PORTAL STRUT AND BRACES PLAN


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