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Rawson Road Beam Bridge

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Street View 

Description 

This bridge may represent the earliest Rhode Island use of metal beams as the primary bridge structure.

Facts 

Overview
Beam bridge over Abandoned Mill Tailrace on Rawson Road
Location
Cumberland, Providence County, Rhode Island
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1886
Builder
- Boston Bridge Works of Boston, Massachusetts
Design
Beam
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.96251, -71.38824   (decimal degrees)
41°57'45" N, 71°23'18" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
19/302089/4648372 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Pawtucket
Inventory number
BH 62628 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • August 22, 2014: New Street View added by Chester Gehman

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Sources 

  • Chester Gehman - gehmanc2000 [at] yahoo [dot] com