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Bridge Street Bridge (Second)

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Description 

Replaced a Moseley bowstring found defective in 1871.

Facts 

Overview
Lost Parker pony truss bridge over Presumpscot River on Bridge Street
Location
Westbrook, Cumberland County, Maine
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Replaced 1958
Builder
- National Bridge & Iron Works of Boston, Massachusetts
Design
Parker pony truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.67770, -70.36730   (decimal degrees)
43°40'40" N, 70°22'02" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
19/389785/4836984 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Portland West
Inventory number
BH 73417 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • June 24, 2018: Updated by Chester Gehman: Made minor corrections and additions
  • August 29, 2016: Added by Dave King

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