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Shrewsbury Street Bridge

Map 

Description 

Carries Shrewsbury Street/MA 140 with one sidewalk over the MBTA's Worcester Line (formerly CSX's Boston Subdivision) at Milepost QB38.01.

Facts 

Overview
Steel stringer bridge over MBTA Worcester Line on Shrewsbury Street/MA 140
Location
Grafton, Worcester County, Massachusetts
Status
Open to traffic
Future prospects
Bridge structure is decaying, and is high priority for rehabilitation
History
Built 1936
Railroads
- Boston & Albany Railroad (B&A; BA)
- CSX Railroad (CSX)
- Conrail (CR)
- Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority (MBTA)
- Penn Central Railroad (PC)
Design
Steel stringer with Concrete (Cast-in-Place) Deck surfaced with asphalt.
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 69.9 ft.
Total length: 150.9 ft.
Deck width: 40.4 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.23969, -71.71311   (decimal degrees)
42°14'23" N, 71°42'47" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
19/276144/4679954 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Grafton
Average daily traffic (as of 2014)
9,742
Inventory numbers
FRA 501762N
MA G08020 (Massachusetts bridge number)
BH 66578 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of September 2015)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 57.9 (out of 100)
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Update Log 

  • March 20, 2015: Updated by Ian Martin: Merged NBI data
  • March 20, 2015: New Street View added by Erich Pfistner

Sources 

  • Ian Martin