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BM - Glen Trestle

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Description 

Shortest of four wrought-iron viaducts on the former Manchester & Keene Railroad (later the B&M Keene Branch). Built 1883 per a bridge list in the 1938 abandonment notice. The line was abandoned and large structures removed in 1938 following damage from flooding. Stone footings remain and are visible from Horse Hill Road.

Facts 

Overview
Lost Other deck truss bridge over Horse Hill Road & Brook on B&M Keene Branch
Location
Marlborough, Cheshire County, New Hampshire
Status
Removed but not replaced
History
Built 1883; removed following abandonment in 1938
Railroad
- Boston & Maine Railroad (BM)
Design
Other deck truss
Dimensions
Total length: 191.0 ft.
Also called
BM - Bridge 49.34 (Keene Branch)
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.91328, -72.19466   (decimal degrees)
42°54'48" N, 72°11'41" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/728986/4755003 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 91206 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • November 14, 2020: Added by Ian Martin

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