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BM - Connecticut River Bridge (1882)

Photos 

Photo provided by Keene Library & Historical Society of Chesire County

View this photo on Flickr

BH Photo #269820

Facts 

Overview
Lost Lattice through truss bridge over Connecticut River on Boston & Maine Railroad
Location
Bellows Falls, Windham County, Vermont, and Cheshire County, New Hampshire
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1882; Replaced 1930
Railroads
- Boston & Maine Railroad (BM)
- Sullivan Railroad
Design
Lattice through truss
Also called
Sullivan - Connecticut River Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.13779, -72.44638   (decimal degrees)
43°08'16" N, 72°26'47" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/707680/4779282 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Bellows Falls
Inventory number
BH 58741 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • December 22, 2022: New photo from Geoff Hubbs
  • July 14, 2022: New photos from Chester Gehman
  • November 2, 2021: New photo from Geoff Hubbs
  • November 8, 2013: Added by Luke Harden

Sources 

  • Chester Gehman - gehmanc2000 [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Luke
  • Geoff Hubbs