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Main Street Bridge

   


Main Street Bridge

Primary Photographer(s): Nathan Holth

Bridge Documented: June 15, 2012
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Key Facts

Facility Carried / Feature Intersected
Main Street (ME-136) Over Little Androscoggin River
Location
Auburn: Androscoggin County, Maine
Structure Type
Metal Through Girder, Fixed
Construction Date and Builder / Engineer
1948 By Builder/Contractor: Unknown

Technical Facts

Rehabilitation Date
1991
Main Span Length
90 Feet (27.4 Meters)
Structure Length
95 Feet (29 Meters)
Roadway Width
45 Feet (13.7 Meters)
Spans
1 Main Span(s)
NBI Number
3895

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This bridge is an example of a highway plate girder in Maine. Maine built a number of highway plate girders in the 20th Century in both urban and rural locations. This bridge is a representative example. New Jersey barriers have been integrated into the inside of the girders, an alteration that was not part of the original design. The girders themselves appear to be largely unaltered.

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