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BM - Merrimack River Bridge

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B&M - Merrimack River Bridge

Massachusetts

Photo taken by Douglas Butler in April 2013

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BH Photo #284859

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Overview
Pratt deck truss bridge over Merrimack River on Boston & Maine RR
Location
Newburyport, Essex County, Massachusetts
Status
Derelict/abandoned
History
Built 1888
Builder
- Theodore Cooper (designer)
Railroads
- Boston & Maine Railroad (B&M; BM)
- Eastern Railroad
Design
Pratt deck truss swing
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 140.0 ft.
Deck width: 25.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.81607, -70.87344   (decimal degrees)
42°48'58" N, 70°52'24" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
19/346842/4742092 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Newburyport East
Inventory number
BH 61230 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • January 26, 2015: New Street View added by Douglas Butler
  • June 4, 2014: Added by Douglas Butler

Sources 

  • Douglas Butler
  • Luke