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Hudson River Bridge, Castleton, N.Y.

Hudson River Bridge, Castleton, N.Y.

hearings before the United States House Committee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce, Sixty-Sixth Congress, second session, on Mar. 5, 1920

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Published by U.S. G.P.O. in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Railroad bridges -- Law and legislation -- New York (State) -- Castleton

  • The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination49 p
    Number of Pages49
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15282919M

    A. Introduction In the English explorer Henry Hudson, sailing the vessel, the Half Moon (Figure 1), for the Dutch East India Company, manned with a mixed Dutch and English crew, entered New York Harbor and sailed almost as far north as present day Albany (Van Zandt ). Crossing the Hudson reveals the often multileveled stories of the river's bridges and tunnels, from timber arch and truss bridges on stone piers to long-span suspension and cantilevered bridges, railroad tunnels, and improvements in iron and steel technology, providing a history of where, why, when, and how these structures were built; the social, political, and commercial forces .

    A similar cross-over bridge is planned to span the Hudson below Castleton to handle New England freight via the Boston & Albany R. R. Mohawk-Mohican Battleground, In the hills to the north and here on and close to the Turnpike a great battle was fought (August 6, ) between Mohawks and Mohicans in which the Mohawks repulsed their. Building the Maybrook Line Across Dutchess County The grand plan of the Boston Hartford and Erie Railroad had failed in Their plan had been to connect southern New England with a shipping port and ferry on the Hudson River at Dennings Point. Tracks were to be built from Connecticut through the southern part of.

    Quick Alphabetic Reference by State (NY, PA, & VT) plus Canada: Information & Images can be found using the buttons to the left. New York State police say a trooper was shot and killed when he responded to a call of a suicidal man in the Southern Tier Monday morning. State Police First .


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This is a list of bridges and other crossings of the Hudson River, from its mouth at the Upper New York Bay upstream to its cartographic beginning at Henderson Lake Hudson River Bridge Newcomb, New York. The crossings are listed from south to north. ^ Leigh Hornbeck (J ).

" span will be part of walking trail". Retrieved Aug The Alfred H. Smith Memorial Bridge is a railroad bridge spanning the Hudson River at Castleton-on-Hudson and Selkirk, New York in the United States.

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