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Kennebec Bridge

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Postcard

Circa 1910

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BH Photo #238334

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Through truss bridge over Kennebec River on Bridge Street in Augusta
Location
Augusta, Kennebec County, Maine
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Replaced 1972
Design
Main span: Pin-connected, 12-panel Whipple through truss
Approaches: Pin-connected Pratt through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.31669, -69.77229   (decimal degrees)
44°19'00" N, 69°46'20" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
19/438412/4907338 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Augusta
Inventory number
BH 53318 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Augusta, Maine (5)
Kennebec County, Maine (43)
Lost (18,940)
Lost 1972 (37)
Lost during 1970s (395)
Maine (593)
Replaced by new bridge (12,565)
Through truss (12,948)
Truss (29,548)
Whipple truss (267)

Update Log 

  • April 24, 2017: New photo from Dana and Kay Klein
  • August 28, 2012: Added by Jacob P. Bernard

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