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Lower Bridge

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Lower Bridge

Photo from the Maine Department of Transportation Archives

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BH Photo #537131

Street View 

Description 

For information on the replacement bridge on this site, please see Bridgehunter #58930.

Some of this information from lostbridges.org

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pony truss bridge over Eastern River on River Road; RT 128
Location
Lincoln County, Maine
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Unknown date of construction; Replaced in 1921
Design
Boxed Pony truss and uncovered rotating drawspan.
Also called
Eastern River Bridge (replacement bridge)
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.05570, -69.77260   (decimal degrees)
44°03'21" N, 69°46'21" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
19/438115/4878349 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 99522 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Have street view (30,157)
Lincoln County, Maine (38)
Lost (31,191)
Lost 1921 (59)
Lost during 1920s (873)
Maine (1,006)
Pony truss (17,474)
Replaced by new bridge (21,234)
Truss (37,784)

Update Log 

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

Sources 

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