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Dixfield Bridge

Photo 

ca.1910 postcard view

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Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Webb River on Main Street (US 2)
Location
Dixfield, Oxford County, Maine
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1905-1906 to replace a bowstring truss; replaced 1931
Design
Riveted, 7-panel Pratt through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.53135, -70.45951   (decimal degrees)
44°31'53" N, 70°27'34" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
19/384034/4931927 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 96408 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

7-panel truss (530)
Built 1906 (663)
Built during 1900s (7,737)
Dixfield, Maine (6)
Lost (29,981)
Lost 1931 (106)
Lost during 1930s (1,075)
Maine (993)
Oxford County, Maine (110)
Pratt through truss (6,228)
Pratt truss (10,535)
Replaced by new bridge (20,398)
Riveted (2,644)
Through truss (17,851)
Truss (36,749)
US 2 (51)

Update Log 

  • February 5, 2022: Added by Paul Plassman

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