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BM - Hussey Brook Arch

Description 

Single span stone arch on the former Eastern Route Boston-Portland main line. This segment was abandoned circa 1952.

Facts 

Overview
Abandoned stone arch bridge over Hussey Brook on B&M Eastern Route (abd)
Location
North Berwick, York County, Maine
Status
Derelict/abandoned
History
Built 1842
Railroad
- Boston & Maine Railroad (BM)
Design
Stone arch
Also called
B&M Eastern Route Main Line Bridge 85
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.28147, -70.74626   (decimal degrees)
43°16'53" N, 70°44'47" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
19/358315/4793553 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 91210 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

19th Century (9,010)
Abandoned (3,957)
Arch (12,726)
Boston & Maine Railroad (420)
Built 1842 (16)
Built during 1840s (302)
Deck arch (11,953)
Maine (993)
North Berwick, Maine (2)
Railroad (16,665)
Stone arch (3,309)
York County, Maine (71)

Update Log 

  • November 15, 2020: Added by Ian Martin

Sources 

  • Ian Martin
  • Flickr - Photo of east elevation
  • Flickr - Photo of west elevation
  • Flickr - Date stone detail