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Falls Bridge (old)

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Overview
Lost Lenticular through truss bridge on ME-175 over Salt Pond
Location
Hancock County, Maine
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1883 by Berlin Iron Bridge Co.; Replaced 1926
Builder
- Berlin Iron Bridge Co. of East Berlin, Connecticut
Design
Pin-connected Lenticular through truss. Originally had a uncovered timber kingspost approach. Replaced with a pony girder at unknown date
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 100.0 ft.
Also called
Salt Pond Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.37380, -68.55940   (decimal degrees)
44°22'26" N, 68°33'34" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
19/535102/4913485 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Brooklin
Inventory number
BH 73413 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • August 28, 2016: Added by Dave King

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