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ST - Great Works River Bridge

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Description 

Double-arch crossing of the Great Works River on the former B&M Western Route, now the Pan Am Freight Main Line. Also hosts the Amtrak Downeaster. Appears to have been widened/modified with concrete, at least on its eastern face, likely at some point early in the 20th century.

Facts 

Overview
Stone arch bridge over Great Works River on Springfield Terminal/Pan Am Freight Main Line
Location
North Berwick, York County, Maine
Status
Open to traffic
Railroads
- Boston & Maine Railroad (BM)
- Pan Am Railways (PAR)
- Springfield Terminal Railway (ST)
Design
Stone arch, appears to have been modified with concrete
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 24.0 ft.
Also called
B&M Western Route Main Line Bridge 77.02
B&M Western Route Main Line Bridge 84
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.29836, -70.73805   (decimal degrees)
43°17'54" N, 70°44'17" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
19/359020/4795414 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 91211 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • November 15, 2020: Added by Ian Martin

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