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Androscoggin River Bridge

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1955 Bethlehem Steel Co. ME 232 Androscoggin River Bridge 3248, Rumford, Maine

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BH Photo #286536

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Street View 

Description 

This bridge is being replaced.

Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over Androscoggin River on ME 232 in Rumford Point
Location
Oxford County, Maine
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1955; Replaced 2015
Builder
- Bethlehem Steel Co. of Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
Design
Polygonal Warren through truss with all verticals
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 200.1 ft.
Total length: 612.9 ft.
Deck width: 24.3 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 15.1 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Also called
Martin Memorial Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.49917, -70.67278   (decimal degrees)
44°29'57" N, 70°40'22" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
19/367015/4928677 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Bryant Pond
Average daily traffic (as of 2016)
1,517
Inventory numbers
ME 3248 (Maine bridge number)
BH 19876 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of August 2017)
Overall condition: Good
Superstructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 94.5 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • May 28, 2021: New photo from Chester Gehman
  • November 6, 2017: Updated by Nathan Holth: Demolished and Replaced.
  • June 27, 2014: Photo imported by Brian Bartlett
  • May 24, 2012: New Street View added by Nathan Holth

Sources 

  • Nathan Holth
  • Chester Gehman - gehmanc2000 [at] yahoo [dot] com