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Moseley Wrought Iron Arch Bridge

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General Elevation From East, View To West

Photo taken by Historic American Engineering Record

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BH Photo #128440

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Relocated wrought-iron through arch bridge on the grounds of Merrimack College in North Andover
Location
North Andover, Essex County, Massachusetts
Status
Open to pedestrians
History
Built 1864 at Upper Pacific Mills in Lawrence; relocated 1989; reopened to foot traffic in 1995
Builders
- Moseley Iron Bridge & Roof Co. of Boston, Massachusetts
- Thomas Moseley (Design)
Design
Wrought-iron tubular arch
Dimensions
Span length: 96.0 ft.
Total length: 96.0 ft.
Deck width: 18.0 ft.
Recognition
Listed as a contributing resource to the North Canal Historic District
Also called
Upper Pacific Mills Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.66904, -71.12261   (decimal degrees)
42°40'09" N, 71°07'21" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
19/326060/4726247 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
South Groveland
Inventory number
BH 38204 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • July 18, 2020: New photo from Nick Boppel
  • June 13, 2011: Updated by Nathan Holth: Corrected GPS
  • November 23, 2008: Added by James Baughn

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Moseley Wrought Iron Arch Bridge
Posted January 29, 2013, by Art S (Asuckewer [at] knite [dot] com)