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High Street Bridge

Photo 

High Street Bridge. Westerly, Washington Co., Ri. Sec. 4215, Mp 141.77

Photo taken by Historic American Engineering Record as part of documentation of Northeast Corridor

View photos at Library of Congress

BH Photo #153726

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt pony truss bridge over Northeast Corridor (Amtrak) on High Street (RI 3)
Location
Westerly, Washington County, Rhode Island
Status
Replaced by new bridge
History
Replaced ca. 1984
Railroads
- Amtrak (AMTK)
- Northeast Corridor (NEC)
Design
Skewed, 7-panel Pratt pony truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.38326, -71.82502   (decimal degrees)
41°22'60" N, 71°49'30" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
19/263780/4585155 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Ashaway
Inventory number
BH 43976 (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