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MEC - Saco River Bridge (Old)

Photo 

Public Domain; Published prior to 1923; Courtesy of Project Gutenberg

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BH Photo #516356

Facts 

Overview
Lost Whipple through truss bridge over Saco River on Main Central Railroad
Location
Carroll County, New Hampshire
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Replaced 1906
Builder
- Phoenix Bridge Co. of Phoenixville, Pennsylvania
Railroads
- Maine Central Railroad (MEC)
- Portland & Ogdensburg Railroad (P&O)
Design
Whipple through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.10287, -71.19535   (decimal degrees)
44°06'10" N, 71°11'43" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
19/324292/4885641 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 96126 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • January 30, 2022: New photo from Luke

Sources 

  • Luke