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MBTA - Parker Street Overpass

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Overview
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Parker Street on MBTA Haverhill Line
Location
Lawrence, Essex County, Massachusetts
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1930
Builder
- Shoemaker Bridge Co. of Pottstown, PA
Railroads
- Boston & Maine Railroad (B&M; BM)
- Commuter Rail
- Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority (MBTA)
- Pan Am Railways (PAR)
- Springfield Terminal Railway (ST)
Design
Pony plate girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 46.8 ft.
Total length: 60.0 ft.
Also called
B&M - Western Route Main Line Bridge No. 25.99
B&M - Western Route Main Line Bridge No. 28
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.70019, -71.15982   (decimal degrees)
42°42'01" N, 71°09'35" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
19/323099/4729784 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Lawrence
Inventory number
BH 65801 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • February 1, 2015: New Street View added by Ian Martin

Sources 

  • Ian Martin