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NH - Neponset River Bridge

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NYNH&H - Neponset River Bridge

4 track rolling lift bridge

Photo taken by Douglas Butler in March 2013

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BH Photo #284836

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Bridge over Neponset River on New York New Haven & Hartford RR
Location
Boston, Bristol County, Massachusetts
Status
No longer exists
History
Built 1907
Builders
- C.M Ingersoll (Chief Engineer)
- Scherzer Rolling Lift Bridge Co. of Chicago, Illinois
- W.H Moore ( Engineer of Bridges)
Railroad
- New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad (NH)
Design
Bascule
Dimensions
Total length: 628.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.28518, -71.03815   (decimal degrees)
42°17'07" N, 71°02'17" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
19/331958/4683451 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Boston South
Inventory number
BH 61224 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • August 22, 2016: New photos from Douglas Butler
  • June 4, 2014: Added by Douglas Butler

Sources 

  • Douglas Butler