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Conrail - Indian Leap Bridge

Photo 

Indian Leap Bridge During Flood

Photo by w1qa

View this photo at panoramio.com

BH Photo #309238

Map 

Description 

Former B&A Athol Branch. Preceded at one point by a lattice deck truss. Bridge removed at some point following its abandonment in 1982.

Facts 

Overview
Lost Warren deck truss with all verticals bridge over Chicopee River on B&A Athol Branch
Location
Ludlow, Hampden County, Massachusetts
Status
Removed but not replaced
Railroads
- Boston & Albany Railroad (B&A; BA)
- Conrail (CR)
Design
Warren deck truss with all verticals
Also called
B&A - Indian Leap Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.16039, -72.48939   (decimal degrees)
42°09'37" N, 72°29'22" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/707406/4670635 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 64294 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • November 28, 2014: Added by Ian Martin

Related Bridges 

Sources 

  • Ian Martin