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NYP&B - Pawtuxet River Bridge

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt deck truss bridge over Pawtuxet River on New York, Providence & Boston Railroad
Location
West Warwick, Kent County, Rhode Island
Status
Removed but not replaced; supports remain
History
Built 1895; removed
Railroad
- New York, Providence & Boston Railroad (NYP&B)
Design
Pratt deck truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 150.0 ft.
Total length: 180.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.71764, -71.52694   (decimal degrees)
41°43'03" N, 71°31'37" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
19/289794/4621512 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 73432 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • August 30, 2016: Added by Dave King

Sources 

  • Dave King - DKinghawkfan [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • PAWTUXET VALLEY - RHODE ISLAND RAILROADS - Railroad stations in Rhode Island. A picture album illustrating Rhode Island railroads, showing stations, bridges, locomotives, short lines, trolleys, maps, track diagrams and memorabilia. Rhode Island photographs.