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MBTA - Sudbury River Bridge

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MBTA Sudbury River Bridge

View from the MA 62 bridge

Photo taken by Ian Martin in January 2015

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BH Photo #311561

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Street View 

Description 

Former B&M Fitchburg Main; now part of the MBTA Commuter Rail system. Due for major work in 2014-6 as part of a line-long improvement program.

Facts 

Overview
Deck plate girder bridge over Sudbury River on MBTA Fitchburg Line
Location
Concord, Middlesex County, Massachusetts
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1928
Railroads
- Boston & Maine Railroad (B&M; BM)
- Commuter Rail
- Fitchburg Railroad
- Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority (MBTA)
Design
Deck plate girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 78.3 ft.
Total length: 159.3 ft.
Deck width: 18.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.45776, -71.36608   (decimal degrees)
42°27'28" N, 71°21'58" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
19/305452/4703314 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Concord
Inventory number
BH 63294 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • August 30, 2015: New photo from Roger Deschner
  • January 2, 2015: New photo from Ian Martin
  • October 2, 2014: New Street View added by Ian Martin

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Sources 

  • Ian Martin
  • Roger Deschner - rogerdeschner [at] gmail [dot] com