Rating:
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Mousam River Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Doug Kerr

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BH Photo #178136

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Stone arch bridge over Mousam River on Bridge Street (ME 224) in Sanford
Location
York County, Maine
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1901
Design
Stone arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 20.0 ft.
Total length: 64.0 ft.
Deck width: 43.6 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.46639, -70.79528   (decimal degrees)
43°27'59" N, 70°47'43" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
19/354780/4814174 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Sanford
Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
6,740
Inventory numbers
ME 1358 (Maine bridge number)
BH 19932 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of October 2016)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 81.8 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

Arch (11,383)
Built 1901 (497)
Built during 1900s (6,622)
Deck arch (10,626)
Have street view (24,546)
Maine (638)
Open (37,870)
Owned by state (14,597)
Span length under 25 feet (6,221)
Stone arch (2,732)
Total length 50-75 feet (8,788)
York County, Maine (45)

Update Log 

  • January 2, 2015: New photos from Jack Schmidt
  • December 30, 2010: New Street View added by Sheldon Wiens
  • September 19, 2010: New photos from Doug Kerr

Sources 

  • Doug Kerr
  • Sheldon Wiens
  • Jack Schmidt - jjturtle [at] earthlink [dot] net

Comments 

Mousam River Bridge
Posted January 5, 2011, by Andy

I love these 2 pictures. A 1901 construction date, this thing looks like a tank, it could last another 100+ years.