Brush Valley Bridge
"Skewed, one-span, filled-spandrel concrete barrel arch. Semi-elliptical. 8' rise over 36' span. Full "common" reinforcement system [of] deformed square steel bars. Arch ring is 10" deep at crown, 43.5" deep at spring. Solid, sunken panel parapets.
Present bridge appears to have been built as part of a roadway relocation project. Road had previously crossed brook several hundred yards further north, at the site of a box mill." - S.J. Roper, MHD Historic Bridge Specialist, 10/25/1996
- Concrete arch bridge over Orcutt Brook on MA 78 in Warwick
- Warwick, Franklin County, Massachusetts
- Replaced by a new bridge
- Built 1920, replaced 2009
- - F.H. Morris (designer)
- Closed-spandrel concrete arch
Length of largest span: 36.1 ft.
Total length: 42.0 ft.
Deck width: 23.6 ft.
- Also called
- Orcutt Brook Bridge
- Approximate latitude, longitude
- +42.61611, -72.32694 (decimal degrees)
42°36'58" N, 72°19'37" W (degrees°minutes'seconds")
- Approximate UTM coordinates
- 18/719234/4721649 (zone/easting/northing)
- Quadrangle map:
- Inventory numbers
- MA W08004 (Massachusetts bridge number)
BH 19295 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
- May 25, 2020: Updated by Ian Martin: Added MACRIS database info.
- May 3, 2020: Updated by Clark Vance: Replaced 2009
- May 3, 2020: New photos from Chester Gehman