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MBTA - Essex Street bridge

Photos 

MBTA - Essex Street Bridge

HAER Photo

BH Photo #466797

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pony truss bridge over MBTA on Eastman Ave
Location
Swampscott, Essex County, Massachusetts
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1901
Railroads
- Boston & Maine Railroad (BM)
- Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority (MBTA)
Design
Howe Pony truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.48240, -70.91463   (decimal degrees)
42°28'57" N, 70°54'53" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
19/342635/4705114 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 88417 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • March 3, 2020: New photos from Geoff Hubbs

Sources 

  • Geoff Hubbs