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Carlton Street Footbridge

Photos 

Carlton Street Footbridge, looking NW

Photo taken by Ian Martin in July 2014

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BH Photo #289381

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over the railroad tracks on a pedestrian walkway between Carlton Street and Riverway Park
Location
Brookline, Norfolk County, Massachusetts
Status
Closed to all traffic
History
Built 1894; closed to pedestrians in 1976
Builders
- Alexis French (Design)
- Frederick Law Olmsted (Architect)
Design
Pratt pony truss
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.34321, -71.10779   (decimal degrees)
42°20'36" N, 71°06'28" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
19/326375/4690034 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Boston South
Inventory number
BH 44173 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • July 26, 2014: New Street View added by Luke
  • July 26, 2014: New photos from Ian Martin
  • February 19, 2010: Added by James Baughn

Comments 

Carlton Street Footbridge
Posted May 9, 2015, by Ian Martin

Looks like restoration might be proceeding: http://www.mhd.state.ma.us/ProjectInfo/Main.asp?ACTION=ViewP...