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Clement Street Bridge


General View Of East Portal From Roadway, Looking West

Photo taken by Historic American Engineering Record

View photos at Library of Congress

BH Photo #218564

Street View 


Through truss bridge over Mill River on Clement Street in Northampton
Northampton, Hampshire County, Massachusetts
Open to traffic
Built 1894; rehabilitated 1923; closed July 2007; reopened 2010
Wrought iron, pin-connected Pratt through truss
Length of largest span: 95.1 ft.
Total length: 97.1 ft.
Deck width: 13.5 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 18.1 ft.
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Also called
Bay State Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.31889, -72.66528   (decimal degrees)
42°19'08" N, 72°39'55" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/692392/4687822 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Average daily traffic (as of 2016)
Inventory numbers
MA N19047 (Massachusetts bridge number)
BH 19331 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of October 2018)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 60 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • March 4, 2021: New photos from Patrick Gurwell
  • January 22, 2017: New Street View added by Dana and Kay Klein
  • January 22, 2017: New photos from Chester Gehman
  • June 23, 2014: New photos from Chester Gehman
  • March 1, 2014: Updated by C Hanchey: Bridge has been reopened
  • October 25, 2011: Photos imported by James Baughn


  • HAER MA-110 - Bay State Bridge, Spanning Mill River on Clement Street, Northampton, Hampshire County, MA
  • Historicbridges.org - by Nathan Holth
  • C Hanchey - cmh2315fl [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Chester Gehman - gehmanc2000 [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Dana and Kay Klein
  • Patrick Gurwell - pgurwell [at] gmail [dot] com


Clement Street Bridge
Posted January 22, 2017, by Dana and Kay Klein

Chester nice shots ! WELCOME BACK.