Washington Avenue Lenticular Truss Bridge, Spanning Mad River, Waterbury, New Haven County, CT
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Spanning Mad River, Waterbury, CT
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Documentation compiled after 1968.
Survey number HAER CT-18
Building/structure dates: 1880 initial construction
Significance: This is one of only four lenticular trusses in the United States that was built by the Corrugated Metal Company.
Iron Truss Bridges
Corrugated Metal Company
Historic American Engineering Record (Library of Congress)
1. GENERAL ELEVATION VIEW
2. GENERAL 'BARREL SHOT'
3. GENERAL ELEVATION VIEW SHOWING PROXIMITY OF BRIDGE TO SURROUNDING BUILDINGS
4. GENERAL VIEW SHOWING TRAFFIC CROSSING BRIDGE
5. DETAIL VIEW OF TOP CHORD
6. DETAIL VIEW SHOWING A PIN CONNECTION ON TOP CHORD
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