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King's Bridge

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Overview
Lost Truss bridge over Quaboag River in Brimfield
Location
Hampden County, Massachusetts
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1939; Replaced 2012
Builders
- American Bridge Co. of New York
- Fay, Spofford & Thorndike of Burlington, Massachusetts (Design)
Design
Warren pony truss with all verticals
Dimensions
Span length: 122.7 ft.
Total length: 122.7 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.15944, -72.26806   (decimal degrees)
42°09'34" N, 72°16'05" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/725696/4671092 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Palmer
Inventory numbers
MA B24012 (Massachusetts bridge number)
BH 19310 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 09/2006)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 16.8 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2002)
900

Update Log 

  • January 4, 2016: Updated by Ian Martin: Added builders
  • February 16, 2015: Updated by Dave King: Updated status: Bridge replaced 2012

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