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B&A - Indian Leap Bridge

Photos 

Indian Orchard Indian Leap Bridge

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

View this photo at imagemuseum.smugmug.com

BH Photo #313100

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Lattice deck truss bridge over Chicopee River on B&A Athol Branch
Location
Hampden County, Massachusetts
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Replaced early 1900s by a Warren deck truss (itself removed in the 1980s)
Railroad
- Boston & Albany Railroad (B&A; BA)
Design
Lattice deck truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.16004, -72.48957   (decimal degrees)
42°09'36" N, 72°29'22" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/707392/4670596 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 65425 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • April 19, 2016: New photo from Art Suckewer
  • January 11, 2015: Added by Ian Martin

Related Bridges 

Sources 

  • Ian Martin