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Bangor-Brewer Covered Toll Bridge

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Overview
Lost covered Howe truss bridge over Penobscot River on Road
Location
Bangor, Penobscot County, Maine
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1847 ; Middle span lost to flooding in 1902 & Replaced, completely demolished 1911
Builder
- American Bridge Co. of New York (Lassig Branch in Chicago, Illinois; 1902 Center Span Replacement)
Design
Howe through truss
Dimensions
Total length: 792.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.79889, -68.76386   (decimal degrees)
44°47'56" N, 68°45'50" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
19/518676/4960637 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Bangor
Inventory number
BH 61387 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • July 20, 2016: New Street View added by Dana and Kay Klein
  • June 15, 2014: Added by Luke Harden

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