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Suncook River Bridge

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Suncook Double Decker Bridge - downstream.

Downstream side of the double-decker bridge that carried route 3 over the Suncook River At the town line between Allenstown and Pembroke, NH. Removed 2007.

Photo taken by David P. Timmins

BH Photo #125643

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost deck truss bridge over Suncook River on US 3 in Allenstown
Location
Merrimack County, New Hampshire
Status
Replaced by similar double-decker truss bridge
History
Built 1931; replaced 2007
Builder
- Harold E. Langley
Design
Double-decker Warren truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 148.0 ft.
Total length: 394.0 ft.
Deck width: 25.6 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.12722, -71.44444   (decimal degrees)
43°07'38" N, 71°26'40" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
19/301164/4777843 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Suncook
Inventory number
BH 25002 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • October 8, 2008: New photos from David P. Timmins

Related Bridges 

Sources 

  • David P. Timmins - grumpytimm [at] yahoo [dot] com

Comments 

Suncook River Bridge
Posted April 28, 2017, by Kayla Bourassa (KB [dot] bourassa [at] yahoo [dot] com)

My grandfather took that photo!