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Little River Bridge

Map 

Description 

WIBC built a bowstring at this location in 1875. It was replaced by a lenticular pony.

Facts 

Overview
Lost Bowstring pony truss bridge over Mattabesset River on Newfield ST
Location
Middletown, Middlesex County, Connecticut
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1875
Builder
- Wrought Iron Bridge Co. of Canton, Ohio
Design
Bowstring pony truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.59803, -72.67712   (decimal degrees)
41°35'53" N, 72°40'38" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/693587/4607753 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 71440 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • March 20, 2016: Added by ArtS

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