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East Branch Westfield River Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Marc N Belanger in October 2012

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BH Photo #270075

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Steel through arch bridge over East Branch Westfield River on MA 9/MA 112 in Cummington
Location
Hampshire County, Massachusetts
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1939
Design
Steel through arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 120.7 ft.
Total length: 134.8 ft.
Deck width: 40.0 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.45583, -72.88528   (decimal degrees)
42°27'21" N, 72°53'07" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/673884/4702555 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Worthington
Inventory numbers
MA C21002 (Massachusetts bridge number)
BH 19332 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 06/2015)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 66.8 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2007)
2,700

Update Log 

  • February 24, 2017: New photos from Chester Gehman
  • November 11, 2013: New photo from Marc N Belanger
  • November 7, 2013: New Street View added by J.P.

Sources 

  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Marc N Belanger - mnbelanger [at] comcast [dot] net
  • Chester Gehman - gehmanc2000 [at] yahoo [dot] com

Comments 

East Branch Westfield River Bridge
Posted February 24, 2017, by Dana and Kay Klein

Thanks Chester!

East Branch Westfield River Bridge
Posted November 12, 2013, by Nathan Holth (form3 [at] historicbridges [dot] org)

Very unusual and very interesting!