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Abandoned BMS - Pulp Mill Bridge

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Abandoned BMS - Pulp Mill Bridge

Distant shot

Photo taken by Michael Quiet in August 2017

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BH Photo #400620

Map 

Description 

Former industrial spur off the mainline to service the Pulp Mill. Entire spur abandoned when the Pulp Mill closed in 2006

Facts 

Overview
Abandoned bridge over Androscoggin River on Berlin Mills Railway
Location
Berlin, Coos County, New Hampshire
Status
Derelict/abandoned
History
Built 1921 by Berlin Construction Co.;Abandoned 2006
Builder
- Berlin Construction Co. of Berlin, Connecticut
Railroad
- Berlin Mills Railway (BMS)
Design
Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Total length: 135.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.47592, -71.16932   (decimal degrees)
44°28'33" N, 71°10'10" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
19/327472/4927023 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 78158 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • August 23, 2017: New photos from Michael Quiet
  • August 22, 2017: Added by Michael Quiet

Sources 

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