Rating:
No votes cast

MBTA - Gorham Street Overpass

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Gorham Street on MBTA Lowell Line
Location
Lowell, Middlesex County, Massachusetts
History
Built 1911
Railroads
- Boston & Maine Railroad (B&M; BM)
- Commuter Rail
- Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority (MBTA)
- Pan Am Railways (PAR)
- Springfield Terminal Railway (ST)
Design
Pony plate girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 72.5 ft.
Total length: 79.8 ft.
Deck width: 56.0 ft.
Skew angle
45 degrees
Also called
B&M - New Hampshire Division Bridge No. 24.68
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.62836, -71.30810   (decimal degrees)
42°37'42" N, 71°18'29" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
19/310736/4722128 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Lowell
Inventory number
BH 65798 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • February 1, 2015: New Street View added by Ian Martin