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BM - Goffstown Covered Bridge

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Photo provided by George Lane

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Facts 

Overview
Lost Through truss bridge over Piscataquog River on Boston & Maine Railroad
Location
Goffstown, Hillsborough County, New Hampshire
Status
Destroyed by fire
History
Built 1901, Burned 1976
Railroad
- Boston & Maine Railroad (B&M; BM)
Design
Double Town and Arch
Dimensions
Span length: 117.0 ft.
Total length: 117.0 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on June 18, 1975
Also called
Goffstown Covered Railroad Bridge
29-06-06x
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.01808, -71.59927   (decimal degrees)
43°01'05" N, 71°35'57" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
19/288194/4766101 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Goffstown
Inventory numbers
NRHP 75000125 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
WGCB 29-06-06x (World Guide to Covered Bridges number)
BH 61398 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • September 16, 2015: Updated by Tony Dillon: Fixed typo
  • June 16, 2014: Added by Luke Harden

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