Raymondville Parabolic Bridge

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Raymondville Parabolic Bridge
OBLIQUE ELEVATION, LOOKING NORTHEAST. - Grant Road Bridge, Spanning Raquette River at Grant Road, Raymondville, St. Lawrence County, NY HAER NY,45-RAYM,2-2.tif
Raymondville Parabolic Bridge is located in New York
Raymondville Parabolic Bridge
Location Grant Rd. over Raquette River, Raymondville, New York
Coordinates 44°50′23″N 74°58′46″W / 44.83972°N 74.97944°W / 44.83972; -74.97944Coordinates: 44°50′23″N 74°58′46″W / 44.83972°N 74.97944°W / 44.83972; -74.97944
Area less than one acre
Built 1885
Architect Berlin Iron Bridge Co.
Architectural style Lenticular Truss
Governing body Local
NRHP Reference # 84002961[1]
Added to NRHP September 7, 1984

Raymondville Parabolic Bridge is a historic lenticular truss bridge located at Raymondville in St. Lawrence County, New York. It was constructed in 1886 and spans the Raquette River. It was constructed by the Berlin Iron Bridge Co. of East Berlin, Connecticut. It was closed to vehicular traffic in 1979 was used briefly as a pedestrian bridge.[2] then closed completely to all traffic for safety reasons. There is now no public access to the bridge's actual deck, but both approaches are accessible on foot. There is a nearby similar but shorter version of this bridge also built by the Berlin Iron Bridge Co. still in use linking River Road and NY 56 at Yaleville, New York.

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1984.

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