Old Danforth Street Bridge
BH Photo #218268
"The 1890 Danforth Street bridge was the first bridge ever erected on this site -- its purpose was to open up the high land east of the Sudbury River for development as part of the growth of the village of Saxonville."
-S.J. Roper, MDPW, 5/1989
- Pratt pony truss bridge on an old alignment of Danforth Street over Sudbury River
- Framingham, Middlesex County, Massachusetts
- Open to pedestrians
- Built 1890 by Dean & Westbrook; bypassed 1982
- - Dean & Westbrook of New York, New York
- Pratt pony truss
Length of largest span: 71.0 ft.
Total length: 76.0 ft.
Deck width: 34.0 ft.
- Skew angle
- 33 degrees
- Approximate latitude, longitude
- +42.32567, -71.39736 (decimal degrees)
42°19'32" N, 71°23'50" W (degrees°minutes'seconds")
- Approximate UTM coordinates
- 19/302466/4688719 (zone/easting/northing)
- Quadrangle map:
- Inventory numbers
- MA F-7-11 (Massachusetts bridge number)
BH 49876 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
- September 6, 2017: New photos from Chester Gehman
- June 23, 2015: Updated by Ian Martin: Merged MACRIS Info., added builder & build year
- October 22, 2011: Added by James McCray