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Moore's Crossing Bridge (1852)

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Description 

Length is an estimate

Facts 

Overview
Lost through truss bridge over Merrimack River on RR
Location
Manchester, Hillsborough County, New Hampshire
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1852
Railroad
- Concord Railroad
Design
Through truss
Dimensions
Total length: 664.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.93595, -71.45658   (decimal degrees)
42°56'09" N, 71°27'24" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
19/299555/4756630 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Manchester South
Inventory number
BH 68768 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • August 2, 2015: Added by Royce and Bobette Haley

Related Bridges 

Sources 

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

Comments 

Moore's Crossing Bridge (1852)
Posted August 2, 2015, by Ian Martin

Looks like the Concord Railroad controlled this line from its construction until its 1889 merger with the Boston, Concord & Montreal, after which it was known as the Concord & Montreal RR. The C&M was in turn absorbed by the Boston & Maine in 1895.

Moore's Crossing Bridge (1852)
Posted August 2, 2015, by Luke