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MEC - Frankenstein Trestle

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MEC - Frankenstein Trestle

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BH Photo #466737

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Facts 

Overview
Lost Steel stringer bridge over Frankenstein Cliff (Named for American Artist Godfrey N. Frankenstein) on Maine Central Railroad
Location
Carroll County, New Hampshire
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1875; Replaced 1892
Builder
- Niagara Bridge Works of Buffalo, New York
Railroads
- Maine Central Railroad (MEC)
- Portland & Ogdensburg Railroad (P&O)
Design
Steel stringer
Also called
P&O - Frankenstein Trestle
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.15698, -71.36634   (decimal degrees)
44°09'25" N, 71°21'59" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
19/310780/4892031 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Stairs Mountain
Inventory number
BH 61463 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • March 2, 2020: New photo from Geoff Hubbs
  • June 20, 2014: Added by Luke Harden

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Sources 

  • Luke
  • Geoff Hubbs