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BRB&L - Crystal Cove Bridge

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BRB&L - Crystal Cove Bridge

Near Boston

Photo taken by Douglas Butler

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BH Photo #284860

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Facts 

Overview
Lost Pony plate girder bascule bridge over Crystal Cove on Boston Revere Beach & Lynn RR
Location
Winthrop, Suffolk County, Massachusetts
Status
Removed
History
Built 1903. Removed 1940
Builders
- G. M. Thompson ( Chief Engineer)
- Melvin . O. Adams (President)
- Scherzer Rolling Lift Bridge Co. of Chicago, Illinois
Railroad
- Boston, Revere Beach & Lynn Railroad (BRB&L)
Design
Pony plate girder bascule
Also called
BRB&L - Loop Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.37102, -70.97418   (decimal degrees)
42°22'16" N, 70°58'27" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
19/337453/4692859 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Hull
Inventory number
BH 61231 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • June 4, 2014: Added by Douglas Butler

Sources 

  • Douglas Butler
  • Luke