Boston Bridge Works

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Albion Bridge (Providence County, Rhode Island)
Built 1885
Rehabilitated two-span pony truss bridge over Blackstone River on School Street
Open to traffic

Albion Trench Bridge (Providence County, Rhode Island)
Built 1887
Rehabilitated pony truss bridge over Albion Mill Race on School Street
Open to traffic

Ammonoosuc Rail-Trail - Amonoosuc River Bridge (Littleton, Middle) (Grafton County, New Hampshire)
Built 1924
Baltimore through truss bridge over Ammonoosuc River on Ammonoosuc Rail-Trail
Open to pedestrians only

Ammonoosuc Rail-Trail - Amonoosuc River Bridge (Littleton, W) (Grafton County, New Hampshire)
Built 1911
Warren through truss bridge over Amonoosuc River on Amonoosuc Rail Trail
Open to pedestrians only

Arnold Mills Bridge (Providence County, Rhode Island)
Built 1886
Pony truss bridge over Abbott Run on Sneech Pond Road in Cumberland
Appears to be open to pedestrians

Ashland Street Railroad Bridge (Plymouth County, Massachusetts)
Built 1896
Pony/through plate girder bridge over East Ashland Street on MBTA Old Colony Mainline
Open to traffic

Ashuelot Rail Trail - Ashuelot River Bridge #1 (Cheshire County, New Hampshire)
Built c. 1880's
Double-intersection Warren through truss bridge over Ashuelot River on Ashuelot Rail Trail
Open to pedestrians only

Ashuelot Rail Trail - Ashuelot River Bridge #2 (Cheshire County, New Hampshire)
Built c. 1880's
Double-intersection Warren through truss bridge over Ashuelot River on Ashuelot Rail Trail
Open to pedestrians only

Ashuelot Rail Trail - Ashuelot River Bridge #3 (Cheshire County, New Hampshire)
Built c. 1880's
Double-intersection Warren through truss bridge over Ashuelot River on Ashuelot Rail Trail
Open to pedestrians only

Ashuelot Rail Trail - Ashuelot River Bridge #4 (Cheshire County, New Hampshire)
Built c. 1880's
Double-intersection Warren through truss bridge over Ashuelot River on Ashuelot Rail Trail
Open to pedestrians only

Bar Mills Memorial Bridge (York County, Maine)
Built 1938
Through truss bridge over Saco River on ME 4A (Portland Road) in Hollis
Open to traffic

Bates Bridge (Old) (Essex County, Massachusetts)
Built 1914
Bascule bridge over Merrimack River on MA 97/MA 113 in Groveland
Demolished and replaced.

Bath Bridge (Grafton County, New Hampshire)
Built 1928
Warren through truss bridge over Wild Ammonoosuc River on bypassed stretch of Rum Hill Road (US 302) in Bath
Open to pedestrians only

Berlin Mills Bridge (Coos County, New Hampshire)
Fabrication, 1915
Pratt through truss bridge over Androscoggin River in Berlin
Open to pedestrians only

Black River Bridge (Windsor County, Vermont)
Built 1929
Through truss bridge over Black River on C3066 in Springfield
Open to traffic

BM - Bearcamp River Bridge (Carroll County, New Hampshire)
Built 1911
Baltimore through truss bridge over Bearcamp River on B&M Conway Branch
Open to pedestrians only

Bridge Street Bridge (MP 28.02) (Worcester County, Massachusetts)
Builder, 1901
Pony truss bridge over CSX Railroad on Bridge Street in Southborough
Replaced by a new bridge

Broadway Bridge Over Pawtucket Canal (Middlesex County, Massachusetts)
Built 1919
Lost Steel arch bridge over Pawtucket Canal on Broadway Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Brookside Road Bridge (Franklin County, Massachusetts)
Built 1923
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Pan Am Freight Main Line on Brookside Road
Open to traffic

Canal Bridge (York County, Maine)
Built 1937
Through truss bridge over Canal on ME 4A in Hollis
Open to traffic

Charles Dana Bridge (Cheshire County, New Hampshire)
Built 1920
Parker through truss bridge over Connecticut River on NH 119 in Hinsdale
Open to traffic

Church Street Bridge (Providence County, Rhode Island)
Built 1882
Through truss bridge over P&W Railroad on Church Street in Cumberland
Open to one-way traffic westbound only

Commercial Avenue Bridge (Middlesex County, Massachusetts)
1907 builder, 1907
Lost deck plate girder bridge over Lechmere Canal on Commercial Avenue
No longer exists

Connecticut River Bridge (Grafton County, New Hampshire)
Fabricators, 1923
Steel through arch bridge over Connecticut River on US 302 in Haverhill
Open to traffic

County Bridge (Hampden County, Massachusetts)
Built 1932
Lost truss bridge over Westfield River on US 20 in Westfield
Replaced by new bridge

CSRX - Ammonoosuc River Bridge (Coos County, New Hampshire)
Built 1892
Double intersection Warren through truss bridge over Ammonoosuc River on Railroad
Open to traffic

CSX - Franklin Street Overpass (Worcester County, Massachusetts)
Built 1912
Deck plate girder bridge over Franklin Street on CSX Boston Subdivision, P&W Gardner Branch
Open to traffic

Duck Bridge (Essex County, Massachusetts)
Built 1888
Five-span through truss bridge over Merrimack River on Union Street in Lawrence
Open to traffic

East Street Railroad Bridge (Westwood) (Norfolk County, Massachusetts)
Built 1911
Pony/through plate girder bridge over East Street on MBTA Franklin Branch (MBTA Fairmount Line) in Islington, Westwood, Massachusetts
Open to railway traffic, and to vehicle and pedestrian traffic below

Factory Hill Road Bridge (Rensselaer County, New York)
Built 1894
Abandoned warren pony truss with all verticals bridge over Walloomsac River on Abandonded trolley line
Derelict/abandoned

Ferry Street Bridge (New Haven County, Connecticut)
Built 1912
Through truss bridge over Amtrak Railroad on Ferry Street in New Haven
Open to traffic

First Street Bridge (Middlesex County, Massachusetts)
Built 1925
Deck plate girder bridge over Broad Canal on First Street
Open to traffic

Frank J. Wood Bridge (Cumberland County, Maine)
Built 1932
Through truss bridge over Androscoggin River on US 201 in Brunswick and Topsham
Open to traffic

Glendale Bridge (Berkshire County, Massachusetts)
Built 1928
Pony truss bridge over Housatonic River on Glendale Middle Road in Stockbridge
Open to traffic

Hawk Street Viaduct (Albany County, New York)
1925 Repairs, 1890
Cantilevered steel arch bridge over Sheridan Hollow on Hawk Street
Removed

Howard Road Bridge (Providence County, Rhode Island)
Built 1886
Pony truss bridge over Abbott Run on Howard Road in Cumberland
Open to traffic

Ipswich River Railroad Bridge 23.02 (Essex County, Massachusetts)
Built 1888
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Ipswich River on Topsfield Linear Common
Open to pedestrians only

Lawrence Street Railroad Bridge (Plymouth County, Massachusetts)
Built 1896
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Lawrence Street on MBTA Old Colony Mainline
Open to traffic

Lowell Street Bridge (Fitchburg Cutoff) (Middlesex County, Massachusetts)
Built 1910
Lost pony truss bridge over B&M Fitchburg Freight Cutoff on Lowell Street in Somerville
Replaced by a new bridge

Lowell Street Bridge (New Hampshire Mainline) (Middlesex County, Massachusetts)
Built 1910
Lost pony truss bridge over MBTA/BMRR on Lowell Street in Somerville
Replaced by a new bridge

Main Street Bridge (Sullivan County, New Hampshire)
Built 1915
Lost Warren deck truss bridge over Sugar River on Nh 12/Nh103
Replaced by new bridge

Main Street Bridge (Middlesex County, Massachusetts)
Built 1878
Bowstring pony truss bridge over Sudbury River on Main Street in Framingham
Open to traffic

Main Street Railroad Bridge (Rutland County, Vermont)
Built 1920
Steel arch bridge over Vermont Railway on Main street (TR 03 FAS 155)
Open to traffic

MBTA - Adams Street Overpass (Suffolk County, Massachusetts)
Built 1911
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Adams Street on MBTA Red Line - Ashmont Branch
Open to traffic

MBTA - Dorchester Avenue Overpass (Suffolk County, Massachusetts)
Built 1911
Steel stringer bridge over Dorchester Avenue on MBTA Red Line - Ashmont Branch
Open to traffic

MBTA - East Cottage Street Overpass (Suffolk County, Massachusetts)
Built 1907
Deck plate girder bridge over East Cottage Street on MBTA Fairmount Line
Open to traffic

MBTA - Geneva Avenue Overpass (Fairmount Line) (Suffolk County, Massachusetts)
Built 1905
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Geneva Avenue on MBTA Fairmount Line
Open to traffic

MBTA - Norfolk Avenue Overpass (Suffolk County, Massachusetts)
Built 1907
Deck plate girder bridge over Norfolk Avenue on MBTA Fairmount Line
Open to traffic

MBTA - Pawtucket Canal Bridge (Middlesex County, Massachusetts)
Built 1928
Warren through truss bridge over Pawtucket Canal on MBTA (Nee Boston & Maine Railroad)
Open to traffic

MBTA - Plimpton Street Railroad Bridge (Norfolk County, Massachusetts)
Built 1905
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Plimpton Street on MBTA Franklin Branch (MBTA Franklin Line)
Open to railway traffic, and to vehicle traffic below

MBTA - Route 62 Overpass (Middlesex County, Massachusetts)
Built 1927
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Route 62/Main Street on MBTA Fitchburg Line
Replaced by a new bridge

MBTA - South Elm Street Overpass (Essex County, Massachusetts)
Built 1908
Pony/through plate girder bridge over South Elm Street on MBTA Haverhill Line
Open to traffic

MBTA - Washington Street Overpass (Middlesex County, Massachusetts)
Built 1927
Steel stringer bridge over Washington Street on MBTA Lowell Line and Future Green Line Extension
Open to traffic

MCER - East Street Overpass (Hampshire County, Massachusetts)
former B&M spans, 1901
Pony/through plate girder bridge over East Street on Massachusetts Central Railroad
Open to traffic

McGrath Highway Bridge (Middlesex County, Massachusetts)
Built 1926
Through truss bridge over MBTA/BMRR on MA 28 (McGrath Highway) in Somerville
Open to traffic

NEGS - Winnipesaukee River Bridge (Mid) (Merrimack County, New Hampshire)
Built 1931
Deck plate girder bridge over Winnipesaukee River Bridge on NEGSRR
Open to traffic

NH - Housatonic River Bridge (New Haven County, Connecticut)
Built 1906
Lost Double-intersection Warren deck truss bridge over Housatonic River on New Haven Railroad
Removed but not replaced

NH - India Point Bridge (Providence County, Rhode Island)
Built 1903
Lost Baltimore through truss bridge over Seekonk River on NYNH&H Fox Point Branch (abandoned)
Partially Demolished

NHCR - Upper Ammonoosuc River Bridge (Coos County, New Hampshire)
Built 1883
Through truss bridge over Upper Ammonoosuc River on New Hampshire Central Railroad
Open to traffic

Penobscot Bridge (Penobscot County, Maine)
1911 Spans, 1911
Lost Through truss bridge over Penobscot River and ST Rail yard on Route 15 in Bangor
Replaced by new bridge

Perkins Street Walkway Bridge Over Lawrence Wasteway (Middlesex County, Massachusetts)
Built 1917
Deck plate girder bridge over Lawrence Wasteway on Walkway
Open to pedestrians only

Piermont Bridge (Grafton County, New Hampshire)
Fabrication, 1929
Pennsylvania through truss bridge over Connecticut River on NH 25 in Piermont
Open to traffic

Powow River Bridge (Essex County, Massachusetts)
Built 1891
Through truss swing bridge over Powwow River on Main Street
Open to traffic

PVRR - Westfield River Bridge (Hampden County, Massachusetts)
Built 1910
Abandoned double-intersection Warren through truss bridge over Westfield River on NYNH&H Canal Line
Derelict/abandoned

PW - Southbridge Street Overpass (Worcester County, Massachusetts)
Built 1910
Double-intersection Warren through truss bridge over Southbridge Street on Providence & Worcester Railroad
Open to traffic

PW - St. Paul Street Bridge (Worcester County, Massachusetts)
Built 1913
Pony/through plate girder bridge over St. Paul Street on Providence & Worcester Railroad
Open to traffic

Rawson Road Beam Bridge (Providence County, Rhode Island)
Built 1886
Beam bridge over Abandoned Mill Tailrace on Rawson Road
Open to traffic

Rawson Road Bridge (Providence County, Rhode Island)
original construction, 1886
Pony truss bridge over Abbott Run on Rawson Road in Cumberland
Open to traffic

River Street Bridge (Suffolk County, Massachusetts)
Built 1883
Pony truss bridge over Amtrak on River Street in Boston
Open to traffic

Rocks Village Bridge (Essex County, Massachusetts)
Fabricator, 1883 and 1895 spans, 1883
Through truss swing bridge over Merrimack River on E. Main Street/Bridge Street
Open to traffic

Sacramento Street Underpass (Middlesex County, Massachusetts)
Built 1897
Steel stringer bridge over pedestrian tunnel on MBTA Fitchburg Line
Open to traffic

Salem Street Overpass (Essex County, Massachusetts)
Built 1928
Through truss bridge over MBTA/BMRR on Salem Street in Lawrence
Open to traffic

Smith River B&M Railroad Bridge 113.84 (Merrimack County, New Hampshire)
Built 1914
1914 Pony/through plate girder bridge over Smith River on B&MRR/Northern Rail Trail
Open to traffic

SNETT - Blackstone River Bridge (West) (Worcester County, Massachusetts)
Built 1911
Deck plate girder bridge over Blackstone River on future Southern New England Trunkline Trail
Under construction

SNETT - St. Paul Street Bridge (Worcester County, Massachusetts)
Built 1901
Deck plate girder bridge over St. Paul Street on Southern New England Trunkline Trail/East Coast Greenway
Under construction

South Canal Bridge (Essex County, Massachusetts)
Abandoned pratt pony truss bridge over South Canal on Road
Abandoned

ST - Second Level Canal Bridge (Hampden County, Massachusetts)
Built 1928
Warren through truss with sub-panels bridge over Lyman Street, Race Street, & Second Level Canal on Pan Am Railways
Open to traffic

St. George River Bridge (Knox County, Maine)
Built 1925
Through truss bridge over St. George River on Wadsworth Street in Thomaston
Open to traffic

Sycamore Street Bridge (Middlesex County, Massachusetts)
Built 1902
Lost pony truss bridge over MBTA/BMRR on Sycamore Street in Somerville
Replaced by a new bridge

Thacher Street Bridge (Bristol County, Massachusetts)
Built 1886
Pony truss bridge over Amtrak/MBTA on Thacher Street in Attleboro
Replaced by a new bridge

Tunnel Road Bridge (Berkshire County, Massachusetts)
Built 1916
Warren through truss bridge over Deerfield River on Tunnel Road
Open to traffic

Tyngsborough Bridge (Middlesex County, Massachusetts)
Built 1931
Steel through arch bridge over Merrimack River on MA 113/MA 3A in Tyngsborough
Open to traffic

Upper Falls Greenway - Sunset Bridge (Norfolk County, Massachusetts)
Built 1915
Deck plate girder bridge over Charles River on Upper Falls Greenway
Open to pedestrians as an observation deck

Vine Street Pedestrian Bridge (Washington County, Vermont)
Built ca. 1870
Parker Patent pony truss bridge over New England Central Railroad on Vine Street sidewalk
Open to pedestrians

VTR - Walloomsac River Bridge (Rensselaer County, New York)
Built 1914
Warren deck truss bridge over Walloomsac River and NY 67 on Vermont Railway System
Open to traffic

WACR - Boynton Street overpass (Washington County, Vermont)
Built 1910
Deck plate girder bridge over Boynton Street on Washington County Railroad
Open, but not currently in use

WACR - Ompompanoosuc River Bridge (Windsor County, Vermont)
Built 1911
Warren through truss with all verticals bridge over Ompompanoosuc River on Washington County Railroad
Open to traffic

WACR - Passumpsic River Bridge #8 (Caledonia County, Vermont)
Built 1924
Baltimore through truss bridge over Passumpsic River on Washington County Railroad
Open to traffic

Walker Street Bridge (Middlesex County, Massachusetts)
Built 1910
Pony truss bridge over BMRR on Walker Street in Lowell
Open to traffic

Walnut Street Bridge (Hartford County, Connecticut)
Built 1907
Pony truss bridge over Amtrak on Walnut Street in Hartford
Replaced by a new bridge

Washington Mills Canal Bridge (Essex County, Massachusetts)
Built 1923
Warren pony truss with all verticals bridge over North Canal on Mill Street
Open to traffic

Winthrop Street Bridge (Suffolk County, Massachusetts)
1903 Strengthening, 1902
Pratt pony truss bridge over MBTA Eastern Route on Revere Beach Parkway (MA 145)/Winthrop Street
Replaced by a bolted Parker pony truss