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Canal Bridge

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Canal Bridge

Photo taken by Jack Schmidt in May 2014

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BH Photo #311638

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Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over Canal on ME 4A in Hollis
Location
York County, Maine
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1937; rehabilitated 1987
Builder
- Boston Bridge Works of Boston, Massachusetts
Design
Warren through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 134.8 ft.
Total length: 139.1 ft.
Deck width: 22.0 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 14.9 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.61228, -70.55336   (decimal degrees)
43°36'44" N, 70°33'12" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
19/374652/4829983 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Bar Mills
Inventory numbers
ME 1525 (Maine bridge number)
BH 19930 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 11/2015)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 7.0 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2014)
4,424

Update Log 

  • October 17, 2017: Updated by Nathan Holth: This bridge has been demolished and replaced.
  • January 2, 2015: New photos from Jack Schmidt
  • April 13, 2010: New Street View added by Nathan Holth

Sources 

  • Nathan Holth
  • Jack Schmidt - jjturtle [at] earthlink [dot] net

Comments 

Canal Bridge
Posted February 24, 2017, by Matt Lohry

I daresay this bridge and the bridge next to it are both doomed--GE satellite imagery shows a new alignment with new bridges being built right next to these.