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Granite Street Bridge (1896-1954)

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Granite Street Bridge 1896

Looking SW-Courtesy Library of Congress. Collection number on photograph

Photo taken by Royce and Bobette Haley

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BH Photo #325612

Map 

Description 

This is the second bridge at this crossing. Length is estimate.

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Merrimack River on Granite St
Location
Manchester, Hillsborough County, New Hampshire
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1896
Builder
- Groton Bridge Co. of Groton, New York
Design
Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Total length: 485.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.98536, -71.46953   (decimal degrees)
42°59'07" N, 71°28'10" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
19/298660/4762148 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Manchester South
Inventory number
BH 67744 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • July 5, 2018: New photo from David Shedlock
  • May 26, 2015: New photos from Royce and Bobette Haley
  • May 22, 2015: Added by Royce and Bobette Haley

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Sources 

  • Royce and Bobette Haley - roycehaley111 [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • David Shedlock