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Pumping Station Covered Bridge 21-06-02

Photos 

Pumping Station covered bridge swimming hole

Photo taken by daxtell

License: Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike (CC BY-SA)

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BH Photo #336798

Description 

The bridge replaced an 1870 structure burned by three young vandals three years before. Slightly modified to improve safety, the original 1870 plans were used to build a duplicate span.

Facts 

Overview
Howe through truss bridge over Green River on Eunice Williams Drive in Greenfield
Location
Greenfield, Franklin County, Massachusetts
History
Original Built 1870, Replaced 1972
Builder
- Timber Engineering Co.
Design
Howe through truss
Dimensions
Total length: 94.0 ft.
Also called
Eunice Williams
Green River Pumping Station
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.64652, -72.62021   (decimal degrees)
42°38'47" N, 72°37'13" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/695085/4724308 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Bernardston
Inventory numbers
WGCB 21-06-02 (World Guide to Covered Bridges number)
BH 59553 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • September 23, 2020: Updated by Chester Gehman: Added description.
  • August 28, 2016: New photos from John Loxton
  • August 29, 2015: Photo imported by Dave King
  • February 4, 2014: Added by Jack Schmidt

Related Bridges 

Sources 

  • Jack Schmidt - jjturtle [at] earthlink [dot] net
  • John Loxton
  • Chester Gehman - gehmanc2000 [at] yahoo [dot] com