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MERR - Kennebec River Bridge (Augusta)

Photos 

Railroad trestle, Augusta, Maine

Photo taken by Brian Bartlett

View this photo at panoramio.com

BH Photo #262153

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Warren deck truss bridge over Kennebec River on Maine Central Railroad
Location
Augusta, Kennebec County, Maine
Status
Intact but closed to all traffic
History
Built 1913
Railroads
- Maine Central Railroad (MEC)
- Maine Eastern Railroad (MERR)
Design
Warren deck truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.31910, -69.77217   (decimal degrees)
44°19'09" N, 69°46'20" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
19/438424/4907605 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Augusta
Inventory numbers
ME 0564 (Maine bridge number)
BH 50158 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • January 3, 2015: New photo from Jack Schmidt
  • December 3, 2013: Updated by Luke Harden: Added categories "Maine Eastern Railroad", "Maine Central Railroad", "Railroad", "Kennebec River"
  • December 3, 2013: Photo imported by Brian Bartlett
  • August 12, 2013: Photo imported by Dave King
  • November 12, 2011: Added by James Baughn

Sources 

  • Jack Schmidt - jjturtle [at] earthlink [dot] net

Comments 

MERR - Kennebec River Bridge (Augusta)
Posted June 2, 2015, by Ralph Demars (ralphdemars12 [at] gmail [dot] com)

This bridge is closed.