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Sweetser Road Bridge

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1920 Sweetser Road Bridge over Chandler Brook, Pownal, Maine

Photo taken by Brian Bartlett

View this photo at panoramio.com

BH Photo #275626

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Facts 

Overview
Wooden bridge over Chandler Brook on Sweetser Road in Pownal
Location
Cumberland County, Maine
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1920; rehabilitated 2005
Design
Timber stringer
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 27.9 ft.
Total length: 29.9 ft.
Deck width: 19.7 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.91944, -70.20111   (decimal degrees)
43°55'10" N, 70°12'04" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
19/403571/4863626 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
North Pownal
Average daily traffic (as of 2016)
203
Inventory numbers
ME 0192 (Maine bridge number)
BH 19835 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of July 2017)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 49.1 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

Beam (14,364)
Built 1920 (974)
Built during 1920s (9,476)
Cumberland County, Maine (77)
Maine (663)
Open (38,203)
Owned by township (2,496)
Skewed (4,815)
Span length 25-50 feet (14,945)
Timber stringer (3,704)
Total length 25-50 feet (10,706)
Wooden deck (6,002)

Update Log 

  • February 22, 2014: Photo imported by Brian Bartlett