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Newport/Dover-Foxcroft Rail-Trail - Railroad Avenue Overpass

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Overview
Abandoned deck plate girder bridge over Railroad Avenue on Newport/Dover-Foxcroft Rail-Trail (Nee Railroad (MEC).)
Location
Dexter, Penobscot County, Maine
Status
Open to pedestrians only
History
Built 1913
Railroads
- Maine Central Railroad (MEC)
- Rail-to-trail
Design
Deck plate girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 50.9 ft.
Total length: 52.2 ft.
Also called
MEC - Railroad Avenue Overpass
Approximate latitude, longitude
+45.00509, -69.29699   (decimal degrees)
45°00'18" N, 69°17'49" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
19/476594/4983558 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Dexter
Inventory numbers
ME 0826 (Maine bridge number)
BH 58710 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • November 6, 2013: Updated by Luke Harden: Bridge carries a rail-trail
  • November 5, 2013: Added by Luke Harden

Sources 

  • Luke