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Indian Island Bridge (Pre 1950)

Photos 

Indian Island Bridge (Old)

looking north

Photo from old postcard

BH Photo #492733

Facts 

Overview
Lost Warren through truss bridge over Penobscot River on Down Street
Location
Old Town, Penobscot County, Maine
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Replaced 1985
Design
Three-span, riveted, 8-panel polygonal Warren through truss with all verticals
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.94116, -68.65202   (decimal degrees)
44°56'28" N, 68°39'07" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
19/527454/4976473 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 92375 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • January 29, 2022: Updated by Paul Plassman: Added categories "8-panel truss", "Penobscot River", "Riveted"
  • March 12, 2021: New photos from Geoff Hubbs

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Sources 

  • Geoff Hubbs
  • Paul Plassman