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Old State Highway Bridge

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Old State Highway Bridge

Looking east along B&A mainline; 5-14-81

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BH Photo #315518

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Warren pony truss with alternating verticals bridge over Conrail Boston Line on Old State Highway
Location
Chester, Hampden County, Massachusetts
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Built 1900; replaced 1993
Railroad
- Boston & Albany Railroad (B&A; BA)
Design
Warren pony truss with alternating verticals
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 54.0 ft.
Total length: 60.0 ft.
Deck width: 18.0 ft.
Also called
B&A - Bridge 122.86
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.25695, -72.93461   (decimal degrees)
42°15'25" N, 72°56'05" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/670364/4680370 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Chester
Inventory number
BH 65923 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • February 9, 2015: Added by Ian Martin