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Dock Road Bridge 19-08-P03x

Photo 

Dock Road Bridge

Photo from the Donovan and Kane Collection

BH Photo #537133

Street View 

Description 

For information on the Dock Road Bridge, replacement bridge built in 1936, please see Bridgehunter #19869.

Some of this information from lostbridges.org

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pony truss bridge over Sheepscot River on Dock Road
Location
Lincoln County, Maine
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built in 1898; Replaced in 1936 by a steel pony truss.
Design
Boxed Pony truss.
Bridge had two clear spans of 32.5' and 56.83'.
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 56.8 ft.
Deck width: 14.3 ft.
Also called
Puddledock Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.10410, -69.60700   (decimal degrees)
44°06'15" N, 69°36'25" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
19/451419/4883614 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 99523 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

19th Century (9,408)
Built 1898 (344)
Built during 1890s (3,363)
Have street view (30,157)
Lincoln County, Maine (38)
Lost (31,191)
Lost 1936 (145)
Lost during 1930s (1,192)
Maine (1,006)
Pony truss (17,474)
Replaced by new bridge (21,234)
Span length 50-75 feet (10,646)
Truss (37,784)

Update Log 

  • July 22, 2022: New photo from Stewart Edwin Beitler

Sources 

  • Stewart Edwin Beitler - stubear0430 [at] gmail [dot] com