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Smithfield Avenue Bridge

Photos 

Cemetery Avenue Bridge. Providence, Providence, Co., Ri. Sec. 4116, Mp 187.60

Photo taken by Historic American Engineering Record

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BH Photo #153734

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Northeast Corridor (Amtrak) on Smithfield Avenue (RI 126)
Location
Providence, Providence County, Rhode Island
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Replaced ca. 1984
Railroads
- Amtrak (AMTK)
- Northeast Corridor (NEC)
Design
Six-span Pratt through truss
Also called
Cemetery Avenue Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.85597, -71.40807   (decimal degrees)
41°51'22" N, 71°24'29" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
19/300113/4636588 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Providence
Inventory number
BH 43981 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • January 30, 2010: Added by James Baughn

Sources 

  • HAER RI-19 - Northeast Railroad Corridor, Amtrak route between CT & MA state lines, Providence, Providence County, RI