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Bridge Street Bridge (MP 63.72)

Photo 

Bridge Street Bridge over Conrail

Photo from MACRIS Database

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BH Photo #330263

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Warren pony truss with alternating verticals bridge over Boston & Albany Railroad on Bridge Street
Location
East Brookfield, Worcester County, Massachusetts
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1892; replaced 1995
Builders
- R.F. Hawkins Iron Works of Springfield, Massachusetts
- W.G.S. Chamberlain (Engineer)
Railroad
- Boston & Albany Railroad (B&A; BA)
Design
Warren pony truss with alternating verticals
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 58.1 ft.
Total length: 62.0 ft.
Deck width: 23.0 ft.
Also called
B&A Main Line Bridge #75A
B&A Main Line Bridge #63.72
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.22505, -72.04551   (decimal degrees)
42°13'30" N, 72°02'44" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/743830/4678990 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
East Brookfield
Inventory number
BH 68155 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • June 23, 2015: Added by Ian Martin