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Lagoon Pond Bridge Older)

Photos 

Bridge connecting Vineyard Haven and Oak Bluffs, Mass.

Boston Public Library

License: Creative Commons Attribution (CC BY)

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BH Photo #316218

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost bascule bridge over Lagoon Pond on Beach Road
Location
Dukes County, Massachusetts
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Built 1871; Replaced 1935
Design
Deck plate girder
Also called
The Bridge
Oklahoma Causeway Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.45842, -70.58659   (decimal degrees)
41°27'30" N, 70°35'12" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
19/367492/4590862 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Vineyard Haven
Inventory number
BH 66096 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

19th Century (6,903)
Bascule (1,038)
Beam (14,418)
Built 1871 (108)
Built during 1870s (997)
Deck girder (5,073)
Dukes County, Massachusetts (8)
Girder (9,183)
Lost (22,392)
Lost 1935 (48)
Lost during 1930s (487)
Massachusetts (985)
Movable (2,855)
Navigable waterway (2,092)
Owned by state (15,162)
Plate girder (6,992)
Replaced by new bridge (14,956)
Timber stringer (3,713)

Update Log 

  • October 22, 2018: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • February 16, 2015: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • February 16, 2015: Added by Dave King

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Sources 

  • Dave King - DKinghawkfan [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • Douglas Butler