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Farley Bridge

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Overview
Pin connected Pratt through truss bridge over Millers River on Farley Road in Erving
Location
Farley, Franklin County, Massachusetts
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1889 by Dean & Westbrook
Builder
- Dean & Westbrook of New York, New York
Design
Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 123.0 ft.
Total length: 127.0 ft.
Deck width: 13.8 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 16.0 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Also called
Farley Road Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.59775, -72.43789   (decimal degrees)
42°35'52" N, 72°26'16" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/710196/4719329 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Millers Falls
Inventory numbers
MA E10006 (Massachusetts bridge number)
BH 19287 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 01/2016)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Appraisal: Functionally obsolete
Sufficiency rating: 39.0 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2014)
140

Update Log 

  • August 10, 2016: Updated by Christopher Finigan: Added category "Wrought Iron"
  • November 1, 2015: New photo from Ian Martin
  • June 22, 2015: New photos from Michael Quiet
  • February 19, 2014: Updated by C Hanchey: Added category "Phoenix columns"
  • November 24, 2013: Updated by Luke Harden: Added builder
  • August 30, 2011: New photo from Ben Tate

Related Bridges 

Sources 

  • Ben Tate - benji5221 [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Historicbridges.org - by Nathan Holth
  • Luke
  • C Hanchey - cmh2315fl [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Michael Quiet - mquiet [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Ian Martin

Comments 

Farley Bridge
Posted December 8, 2013, by Art S. (Asuckewer [at] knite [dot] com)

It looks like the signs have been painted/plated:

http://www.mhd.state.ma.us/hbridge.asp?id=200