Closed to all traffic with demolition and replacement in progress
Demolition and replacement in progress, scheduled to be completed in 2021
First bridge at this location dates to 1796. Current bridge built 1927 & replaced 2019-2021
It is likely that this was originally a queenpost deck truss bridge but at some unknown time the trusses were rendered decorative with the addition of steel stringers. It is also likely that some original material was lost at this time given that the truss members today are extremely lightweight.
Length of largest span: 43.0 ft.
Total length: 96.1 ft.
Deck width: 31.8 ft.
Listed as a contributing resource to the Lowell National Historic District
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.64688, -71.33177(decimal degrees) 42°38'49" N, 71°19'54" W (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
Average daily traffic (as of 1995)
MA L15050 (Massachusetts bridge number)
BH 90087 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of April 2018)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Poor(4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair(5 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Fair(5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 16 (out of 100) View more at BridgeReports.com