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MBTA - Washington Street Railroad Bridge (MP 13.76)

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Description 

Riveted steel half-through plate girder bridge carrying the MBTA Franklin Branch (MBTA Franklin Line) over Washington Street at milepost 13.76 in Norwood, Massachusetts. Was milepost 13.39 on the NH Midland Line.

Facts 

Overview
Pony/through girder bridge over Washington Street on MBTA Franklin Branch (MBTA Franklin Line)
Location
Norwood, Norfolk County, Massachusetts
Status
Open to railway traffic, and to vehicle traffic below
Railroads
- Commuter Rail
- Conrail (CR)
- Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority (MBTA)
- New York & New England Railroad (NYNE)
- New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad (NH)
- Norfolk County Railroad
- Penn Central Railroad (PC)
Design
Steel half-through plate girder
Also called
NH - Bridge No. 13.39
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.20430, -71.19602   (decimal degrees)
42°12'15" N, 71°11'46" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
19/318709/4674794 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Norwood
Inventory number
BH 66606 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • March 21, 2015: New Street View added by Erich Pfistner

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