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Brockton Mass Bridge (?)

Photo 

1870s three span Post through truss

Marked Brockton, Mass in pen on back - not sure of actual location

Photo uploaded by Art S.

View this photo at digitalcollections.nypl.org

BH Photo #481932

Description 

Card marked on back as Brockton, Mass - I have doubts.

Facts 

Overview
Lost Post through truss bridge
Location
Brockton, Plymouth County, Massachusetts
Status
No longer exists
Design
Post through truss (three span)
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.08717, -71.01408   (decimal degrees)
42°05'14" N, 71°00'51" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
19/333422/4661417 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 90678 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Brockton, Massachusetts (9)
Lost (31,822)
Massachusetts (1,255)
Plymouth County, Massachusetts (45)
Post truss (55)
Through truss (19,040)
Truss (38,327)

Update Log 

  • September 19, 2020: New photo from Art Suckewer

Sources 

  • Art Suckewer - Asuckewer [at] knite [dot] com

Comments 

Brockton Mass Bridge (?)
Posted April 25, 2021, by shane henrich (shanehenrich [at] yahoo [dot] com)

Definitely not Brockton,I grew up and studied Brocktons history.The only place this could have existed is where South Street is in D.W Fields park between Brockton reservoir and Waldo pond but highly doubtful.