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Albion Trench Bridge

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Overview
Rehabilitated pony truss bridge over Albion Mill Race on School Street
Location
Cumberland, Providence County, Rhode Island
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1887; rehabilitated 1926; rehabilitated 1996
Builder
- Boston Bridge Works
Design
Riveted, 5-panel Pratt pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 58.1 ft.
Total length: 60.0 ft.
Deck width: 19.0 ft.
Skew angle
13 degrees
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.95220, -71.45341   (decimal degrees)
41°57'08" N, 71°27'12" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
19/296656/4647380 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Pawtucket
Inventory numbers
RI 163 (Rhode Island bridge number)
RI 1630 (Rhode Island bridge number)
BH 43224 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 04/2012)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Appraisal: Functionally obsolete
Sufficiency rating: 75.5 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2010)
3,000

Update Log 

  • August 20, 2014: Updated by Chester Gehman: Removed "Lost" date; added Boston Bridge Works.
  • August 15, 2009: Added by James Baughn

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Sources 

  • HAER RI-22 - Albion Trench Bridge, School Street spanning Albion Mill Race, Cumberland, Providence County, RI
  • Marc N Belanger - mnbelanger [at] comcast [dot] net
  • Chester Gehman - gehmanc2000 [at] yahoo [dot] com