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Montgomery Mills Canal Bridge

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Montgomery Mills Bridge

looking west

Photo taken by Matthew Lupoli

License: Public domain: Released by author

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BH Photo #498202

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Description 

Swing footbridge across canal to access Montgomery Company mill buildings from Main Street. Mills closed in 1989; bridge was left open to facilitate canal traffic. The mill buildings have been converted to mixed-income apartments.

Facts 

Overview
Abandoned pony truss bridge over Windsor Locks Canal on Footpath
Location
Windsor Locks, Hartford County, Connecticut
Status
Derelict/abandoned
Design
Pony truss swing
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.93051, -72.62695   (decimal degrees)
41°55'50" N, 72°37'37" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/696750/4644784 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 93155 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • August 10, 2021: New photos from Chester Gehman
  • July 13, 2021: New Street View added by Jeff Wieland
  • May 15, 2021: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • May 9, 2021: New photo from Geoff Hubbs

Sources 

  • Geoff Hubbs
  • Douglas Butler
  • Jeff Wieland
  • Chester Gehman - gehmanc2000 [at] yahoo [dot] com