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Somerset Village Railroad Bridge

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Baltimore through truss bridge over Taunton River on Dighton & Somerset Railroad
Location
Somerset, Bristol County, Massachusetts
Status
Removed but not replaced
History
Closed 1932, formally abandoned 1937
Railroads
- Dighton & Somerset Railroad
- New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad (NH)
- Old Colony Railroad (OC)
Design
Baltimore through truss
Also called
NYNH&H Bridge 119
Dighton & Somerset Taunton River Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.76958, -71.12030   (decimal degrees)
41°46'10" N, 71°07'13" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
19/323765/4626366 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Assonet
Inventory number
BH 68473 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • July 12, 2015: Added by Ian Martin

Sources 

  • Ian Martin
  • Flickr - Postcard