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Massachusetts Avenue Bridge

Photo 

Massachusetts Avenue Bridge - North elevation

Photo taken by Ian Martin in May 2015

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BH Photo #324016

Map 

Description 

Stone arch with a brick lining crossing Alewife Brook at the Arlington-Cambridge city line. Likely pre-dates 1900, but it does not show up in the NBI.

Facts 

Overview
Stone arch bridge over Alewife Brook on Massachusetts Avenue
Location
Arlington, Middlesex County, Massachusetts
Status
Open to traffic
Design
Stone arch
Also called
Arlington-Cambridge Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.40108, -71.13626   (decimal degrees)
42°24'04" N, 71°08'11" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
19/324192/4696519 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Lexington
Inventory number
BH 67411 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • May 5, 2015: New photo from Ian Martin
  • May 4, 2015: Added by Ian Martin

Sources 

  • Ian Martin