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Head Tide Bridge 19-08-P01x

Photo 

Head Tide Bridge

Photo from the Maine Department of Transportation Archives

BH Photo #537134

Street View 

Description 

This bridge had extensive repairs done in 1919.

Some of this information from lostbridges.org

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pony truss bridge over Sheepscot River on Head Tide Road
Location
Lincoln County, Maine
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Unknown date of construction; Replaced in 1949 with a steel beam bridge
Design
Boxed Pony truss
Dimensions
Total length: 84.0 ft.
Deck width: 15.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.11486, -69.62289   (decimal degrees)
44°06'54" N, 69°37'22" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
19/450157/4884819 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 99524 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Have street view (30,157)
Lincoln County, Maine (38)
Lost (31,191)
Lost 1949 (90)
Lost during 1940s (625)
Maine (1,006)
Pony truss (17,474)
Replaced by new bridge (21,234)
Total length 75-100 feet (7,011)
Truss (37,784)

Update Log 

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

Sources 

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