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MEC - NH135 Overpass

Map 

Description 

Formerly the approach to this bridge had an overpass of NH route 135. Around 1993 this was removed and replaced with a grade level crossing to eliminate the low overhead clearance and narrow width

Facts 

Overview
Lost Steel stringer bridge over Nh135 on Main Central Railroad
Location
Coos County, New Hampshire
Status
Replaced by at-grade crossing
History
Built 1931; Removed circa 1993
Railroad
- Maine Central Railroad (MEC)
Design
Steel stringer
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 18.0 ft.
Total length: 20.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.42675, -71.67575   (decimal degrees)
44°25'36" N, 71°40'33" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
19/287016/4922755 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Gilman
Inventory number
BH 78081 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • August 22, 2017: Added by Michael Quiet

Sources 

  • Michael Quiet - mquiet [at] gmail [dot] com