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Trolley Covered Bridge 19-10-11x

Photos 

Trolley Covered Bridge

Photo from the Donovan and Kane Collection

BH Photo #537166

Street View 

Description 

This covered bridge originally carried the Bangor, Hampden & Winterport Trolley Line.

Some of this information from lostbridges.org

Facts 

Overview
Lost Howe through truss bridge over Souadabscook River on RT 9; Main Road North
Location
Hampden, Penobscot County, Maine
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built in 1897; Replaced in 1925
Design
Howe through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.74880, -68.83250   (decimal degrees)
44°44'56" N, 68°49'57" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
19/513259/4955059 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 99541 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

19th Century (9,395)
Built 1897 (303)
Built during 1890s (3,362)
Covered (3,012)
Hampden, Maine (2)
Have street view (30,147)
Howe through truss (618)
Howe truss (763)
Lost (31,137)
Lost 1925 (74)
Lost during 1920s (865)
Maine (1,006)
Penobscot County, Maine (78)
Replaced by new bridge (21,199)
Through truss (18,554)
Truss (37,739)

Update Log 

  • July 22, 2022: New photo from Stewart Edwin Beitler

Sources 

  • Stewart Edwin Beitler - stubear0430 [at] gmail [dot] com