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Barre Wool Combing Company Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Chester Gehman in April 2020

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BH Photo #471028

Street View 

Description 

Very strange bridge adjacent to a former mill complex in South Barre. It appears that this is a double-deck concrete through arch, with the upper deck carrying pipes and the lower deck being used for vehicular traffic.

Facts 

Overview
Concrete through arch bridge over Ware River on Mill Roadway & Pipeline in Barre
Location
Barre, Worcester County, Massachusetts
Design
Concrete through arch with upper deck for pipeline
Also called
South Barre Mill Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.38591, -72.09820   (decimal degrees)
42°23'09" N, 72°05'54" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/738872/4696704 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Barre
Inventory number
BH 65857 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • April 26, 2020: New photos from Chester Gehman
  • February 4, 2015: New Street View added by Ian Martin

Sources 

  • Ian Martin
  • Alps' Roads - Photos
  • Chester Gehman - gehmanc2000 [at] yahoo [dot] com