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Red Bridge (older)

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Red Bridge 1880's

Connecticut Digital Archive

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BH Photo #444053

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Facts 

Overview
Lost wooden covered pony truss bridge over Quinnipiac River on Oregon Road in Meriden
Location
Meriden, New Haven County, Connecticut
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Bridge was replaced in 1891 with iron pony truss.
Design
Wood covered pony truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.52268, -72.83854   (decimal degrees)
41°31'22" N, 72°50'19" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/680343/4599037 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 84544 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • February 25, 2019: New photo from Chester Gehman

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Sources 

  • Chester Gehman - gehmanc2000 [at] yahoo [dot] com