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NECR - Three Rivers Bridge

Photo 

NECR Three Rivers Bridge

Confluence of Ware and Quaboag Rivers, forming the Chicopee River, Three Rivers, Massachusetts, September 2009

Photo by John Phelan

License: Creative Commons Attribution (CC BY)

View this photo at Wikimedia Commons

BH Photo #305868

Map 

Video 

Amtrak's Veromnter at, Three rivers MA.

I came Out to see Southbound NECR 324. but some how Amtrak came first. I scramble to get my camera ready. But unfortunitly My Batteries ran out when NECR Came through X( Enjoy. BTW, this was taken in 2001.

skyman2012

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Description 

Four-span plate girder bridge across the confluence of the Quaboag and Ware Rivers, which in turn form the Chicopee River.

Facts 

Overview
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Chicopee River on New England Central Railroad
Location
Palmer, Hampden County, Massachusetts
Status
Open to traffic
Railroads
- Central Vermont Railway (CV)
- New England Central Railroad (NECR)
Design
Pony plate girder
Dimensions
Total length: 360.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.18064, -72.36517   (decimal degrees)
42°10'50" N, 72°21'55" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/717600/4673193 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Palmer
Inventory number
BH 61937 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • February 16, 2015: New video from Dave King
  • October 24, 2014: Photo imported by Ian Martin
  • July 25, 2014: New Street View added by Ian Martin

Sources 

  • Ian Martin
  • Dave King - DKinghawkfan [at] hotmail [dot] com