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6th Street Bridge (1912)

Photos 

Old Canal Bridge

Photo taken by Marc N Belanger in August 2005

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BH Photo #270909

Facts 

Overview
Double-intersection Warren through truss bridge over Power Canal on old 6th St
Location
Turners Falls, Franklin County, Massachusetts
Status
Intact but closed to all traffic
History
Built 1912 by Eastern Bridge & Structural Co.; Bypassed 1988
Builder
- Eastern Bridge & Structural Co. of Worcester, Massachusetts
Design
Double-intersection Warren through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 136.0 ft.
Total length: 139.0 ft.
Deck width: 19.4 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.60755, -72.56122   (decimal degrees)
42°36'27" N, 72°33'40" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/700046/4720117 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Greenfield
Inventory number
BH 58856 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • June 22, 2015: Updated by Michael Quiet: Added categories "Riveted", "Skewed"
  • November 24, 2013: New photo from Marc N Belanger
  • November 23, 2013: Added by Luke Harden

Sources 

  • Luke
  • Marc N Belanger - marcnbelanger [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Michael Quiet - mquiet [at] gmail [dot] com