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Hadley in Saratoga County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Bow Bridge

 
 
Bow Bridge Marker image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, June 17, 2016
1. Bow Bridge Marker
Inscription.
This 1885 Parabolic Bridge
Replaced 1813 Built Covered
Bridge Which Burned. Placed
On National Register 3/1977
Closed November 1983

 
Erected 1999 by Town of Hadley.
 
Location. 43° 18.859′ N, 73° 50.696′ W. Marker is in Hadley, New York, in Saratoga County. Marker is on Old Corinth Road, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. The Bow Bridge marker is at the north end of the bridge, east side of the road. Marker is in this post office area: Hadley NY 12835, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Hadley Station (approx. 0.3 miles away); Garnar Tannery (approx. half a mile away); Conklingville Cemetery (approx. 4.6 miles away); (Hadley Mountain) Fire Tower (approx. 6.7 miles away); Five Mile Run (approx. 8 miles away); French Mtn. Hamlet (approx. 8.3 miles away); Military Road (approx. 8.4 miles away); Colonel Ephraim Williams, Jr. (approx. 8.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hadley.
 
More about this marker. Since the marker was placed in 1999 the bridge has been restored and reopened to traffic in 2006, as a single-lane bridge.
 
Also see . . .
Bow Bridge & Marker image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, June 17, 2016
2. Bow Bridge & Marker

1. Library of Congress:Old Corinth Road Bridge, Spanning Sacandaga River at Corinth Road, Hadley, Sarat. (Submitted on June 18, 2016, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York.)
2. National Register of Historic Places Inventory - - Nomination Form. (Submitted on June 18, 2016, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York.)
3. The wikipedia entry. (Submitted on June 18, 2016, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York.)
 
Additional keywords. Parabolic Bridge Hadley Parabolic Bridge Hadley Bow Bridge
 
Categories. Bridges & Viaducts
 
The Hadley Bow Bridge image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, June 17, 2016
3. The Hadley Bow Bridge
The Hadley Parabolic Bridge, often referred to locally as the Hadley Bow Bridge, spans the Sacandaga River.
The Hadley Bow Bridge image. Click for full size.
Historic American Engineering Record
4. The Hadley Bow Bridge
The Hadley Bow Bridge image. Click for full size.
By Donald Recette, 1976
5. The Hadley Bow Bridge
West Elevation- View Looking Southeast
Bow Bridge image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, September 2, 2016
6. Bow Bridge
Bow Bridge image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, September 2, 2016
7. Bow Bridge
<i>Old Corinth Road Bridge - 1885 Hadley, New York.</i> image. Click for full size.
Historic American Engineering Record
8. Old Corinth Road Bridge - 1885 Hadley, New York.
The Hadley Bow Bridge has been documented in the Historic American Engineering Record
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on September 9, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 18, 2016, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York. This page has been viewed 195 times since then and 43 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on June 18, 2016, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York.   6, 7. submitted on September 2, 2016, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York.   8. submitted on June 18, 2016, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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