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GT - Androscoggin River Bridge

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Grand Trunk Railroad Bridge

1880 image from a stereoview

Photo taken by I. L. Hammond

View this photo at ebay.com

BH Photo #350113

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Whipple through truss bridge over Androscoggin River on Grand Trunk Railroad
Location
Lewiston, Androscoggin County, Maine
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built ?; Replaced 1909
Builders
- Clarke, Reeves & Co. of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
- Phoenix Bridge Co. of Phoenixville, Pennsylvania
Railroad
- Grand Trunk Railroad (GT)
Design
Vertical endpost Whipple through truss with Phoenix Columns.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.09274, -70.22412   (decimal degrees)
44°05'34" N, 70°13'27" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
19/402009/4882901 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 71434 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • March 20, 2016: New photo from GS
  • March 20, 2016: Added by ArtS

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