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Rosendale Trestle
The trestle, photographed in April 2011
The trestle, photographed in April 2011
Carries Wallkill Valley Rail Trail, formerly Wallkill Valley Railroad
Locale Rosendale, New York, United States
Design Post truss
Material Steel
Total length 940 feet (290 m)
Width 6 ft (1,829 mm) (broad gauge)
Number of spans 9
Clearance below 150 feet (46 m) above the water
Constructed by
  • A. L. Dolby & Company
  • Waston Manufacturing Company
  • King Bridge Company
Fabrication by Carnegie Steel Company
Construction begin 1870
Construction end 1872
Inaugurated April 6, 1872

The Rosendale Trestle is a bridge in Ulster County, New York. It was completed in 1872. It also was a railroad. It is 940 feet.

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