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MEC - Kennebec River Bridge (Augusta)

Photos 

Railroad trestle, Augusta, Maine

Photo taken by Brian Bartlett

View this photo at panoramio.com

BH Photo #262154

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Bridge over Kennebec River on Railroad
Location
Augusta, Kennebec County, Maine
Status
Removed but not replaced; Supports still stand
Railroads
- Kennebec & Portland Railroad (K&P)
- Maine Central Railroad (MEC)
Design
Whipple through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.31891, -69.77139   (decimal degrees)
44°19'08" N, 69°46'17" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
19/438486/4907584 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Augusta
Inventory number
BH 57540 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • December 3, 2013: Updated by Luke Harden: Added bridge type and RR
  • December 3, 2013: Photo imported by Brian Bartlett
  • August 12, 2013: Added by Dave King

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