"590.- New Iron R.R. Bridge
and Genesee Falls, Portage, N.Y.
"Views on the Line of Erie Railway."
L.E. Walker, Publisher, Warsaw, N.Y.
stereo image was taken from the river bed below the Upper Falls,
probably in the late summer of 1875. That spring the great Portage
Wooden Bridge had burned and was replaced in record time by the
new iron bridge which still stands today. (2009) Charred timbers
from the old bridge still lay on the rocks in the middle of the
photograph. Click here for more information on the remarkable
enlarged version of this image is found below.