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Northern Rail Trail - US-4 Overpass

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Northern Rail Trail US 4 Bridge pano1

Looking South

Photo taken by Royce and Bobette Haley in May 2015

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BH Photo #327245

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Overview
1937 Pony plate girder over B&MRR/Northern Rail Trail on US-4
Location
Merrimack County, New Hampshire
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1937 Recon 1986
Railroads
- Boston & Maine Railroad (B&M; BM)
- Rail-to-trail
Design
Pony plate girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 94.2 ft.
Total length: 104.0 ft.
Deck width: 30.5 ft.
Skew angle
32 degrees
Also called
B&M New Hampshire Division Main Line Bridge 109.83
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.50362, -71.87669   (decimal degrees)
43°30'13" N, 71°52'36" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
19/267444/4820763 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Grafton
Inventory numbers
005801780009100
BH 67716 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • June 8, 2015: Updated by Royce and Bobette Haley: added design
  • June 7, 2015: New photos from Royce and Bobette Haley
  • May 20, 2015: Added by Royce and Bobette Haley

Sources 

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