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West Peru Bridge

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Peru North Main Truss Bridge

Photo taken by C Hanchey in October 2009

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BH Photo #148047

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Overview
Through truss bridge over Androscoggin River on North Main in Peru
Location
Oxford County, Maine
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1930
Design
Three-span Parker through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 186.0 ft.
Total length: 574.2 ft.
Deck width: 22.0 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 14.8 ft.
Also called
Androscoggin River Bridge
Dixfield Bridge
North Main Street Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.53000, -70.46417   (decimal degrees)
44°31'48" N, 70°27'51" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
19/383661/4931784 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Dixfield
Inventory numbers
ME 2019 (Maine bridge number)
BH 19882 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 10/2015)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 6.0 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2014)
5,270

Update Log 

  • November 24, 2016: New photo from Dana and Kay Klein
  • April 13, 2010: New Street View added by Nathan Holth
  • October 23, 2009: New photos from C Hanchey

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Comments 

West Peru Bridge
Posted April 27, 2017, by Tony Dillon (spansaver [at] hotmail [dot] com)

Imagine that... An historic bridge in Maine being replaced!

The news story here would be if they were actually saving one!

West Peru Bridge
Posted April 26, 2017, by Lawrence (Leslielawrence1212 [at] Gmail [dot] com)

This bridge is being replaced. New bridge will be just down steam of current one. Almost where the original bridge sat.

West Peru Bridge
Posted April 26, 2017, by Lawrence (Leslielawrence1212 [at] Gmail [dot] com)

This bridge is being replaced. New bridge will be just down steam of current one. Almost where the original bridge sat.