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BM - Green River Bridge

Photo 

Green River Bridge B&M RR; Greenfield, MA

Photo from ImageMuseum Gallery (http://imagemuseum.smugmug.com/History/Western-Mass-Railroad-Images)

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BH Photo #313099

Map 

Description 

Original RR crossing of the Green River; replaced by the current structure 1918.

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt deck truss bridge over Green River on Boston & Maine Railroad
Location
Greenfield, Franklin County, Massachusetts
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1876
Railroads
- Boston & Maine Railroad (B&M; BM)
- Fitchburg Railroad
Design
Pratt deck truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.58515, -72.61161   (decimal degrees)
42°35'07" N, 72°36'42" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/695983/4717512 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Greenfield
Inventory number
BH 65424 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • January 11, 2015: Added by Ian Martin

Related Bridges 

Sources 

  • Ian Martin