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Mulberry Street Bridge

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Mulberry Street Leeds

Old Mulberry Street Bridge-1860

Historic Mill River Walks

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BH Photo #493726

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Description 

A Lucius E. Truesdell patent bridge. Build date is speculation based on newspaper article (Hartford Weekly Times, May 17, 1873.) Was probably lost in Mill River Flood of 1874.

Facts 

Overview
Lost Truesdell pony truss bridge over Mill River on Mulberry Street in Leeds.
Location
Northampton, Hampshire County, Massachusetts
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
Builder
- A.D. Briggs & Co. of Springfield, Massachusetts
Design
Truesdell pony truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.35402, -72.70098   (decimal degrees)
42°21'14" N, 72°42'04" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/689345/4691643 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 92506 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • March 28, 2021: Added by Chester Gehman

Sources 

  • Chester Gehman - gehmanc2000 [at] yahoo [dot] com