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Cole Street Bridge

Status: Closed to all traffic

Location: 41.894242,-71.374922

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Carries Cole Street over Amtrak
Design: beam/stringer/wood
Design Details: Timber stringer
Total Length: 33.1 Feet
Span Length: 32.2 Feet

Overview: Wooden bridge over Amtrak on Cole Street in Pawtucket
History: Built 1930; rehabilitated 1955
Built: 1930

Location: Providence County

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Blackstone River Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 41.900278,-71.390278

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Carries RI 114 over Blackstone River
Design: arch/deck
Design Details: Arch
Total Length: 225.1 Feet
Span Length: 71.9 Feet

Overview: Concrete arch bridge over Blackstone River on RI 114 in Central Falls
History: Built 1915
Built: 1915

Location: Providence County

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Broad Street Bridge, Valley Falls, RI

Bridge over the Blackstone River at Valley Falls, Rhode Island, carries Broad Street between town of Central Falls and Cumberland.

Photo by Marc N. Belanger

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Blackstone River Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 42.005000,-71.525000

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Carries River Street over Blackstone River
Design: truss/through/warren/verticals
Design Details: Warren through truss with all verticals
Total Length: 208.0 Feet
Span Length: 198.2 Feet

Overview: Through truss bridge over Blackstone River on River Street in Woonsocket
History: Built 1959
Built: 1959

Location: Providence County

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Blackstone River Bridge (East)

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 41.999165,-71.517549

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Carries RI 104 over Blackstone River (East Channel)
Design: arch/deck/stone
Design Details: Stone arch
Total Length: 44.0 Feet
Span Length: 44.0 Feet

Overview: Stone arch bridge over Blackstone River (East Channel) on RI 104 in Woonsocket
History: Built 1903
Built: 1903

Location: Providence County

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Photo taken by Chester Gehman in June 2017

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Blackstone River Bridge (West)

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 41.998994,-71.518083

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Carries RI 104 over Blackstone River (West Channel)
Design: arch/deck/stone
Design Details: Stone arch
Total Length: 46.9 Feet
Span Length: 46.9 Feet

Overview: Stone arch bridge over Blackstone River (West Channel) on RI 104 in Woonsocket
History: Built 1903
Built: 1903

Location: Providence County

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Photo taken by Chester Gehman in June 2017

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Photo taken by Chester Gehman in June 2017

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Exchange Street Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 41.879800,-71.381377

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Carries RI15/RI114/Exchange Street over Blackstone River/Seekonk River
Design: arch/deck
Design Details: Arch
Total Length: 210.0 Feet
Span Length: 96.1 Feet

Overview: Concrete arch bridge over Seekonk River on RI15/RI114/Exchange Street in Pawtucket
History: Built 1928
Built: 1928

Location: Providence County

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Branch River Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 41.999722,-71.552500

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Carries RI 146A over Branch River
Design: arch/deck
Design Details: Arch
Total Length: 60.0 Feet
Span Length: 60.0 Feet

Overview: Concrete arch bridge over Branch River on RI 146A in North Smithfield
History: Built 1919; rehabilitated 1930
Built: 1919

Location: Providence County

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Branch River Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 41.978056,-71.615000

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Carries RI 7 over Branch River
Design: arch/deck/stone
Design Details: Stone arch
Total Length: 49.9 Feet
Span Length: 49.9 Feet

Overview: Stone arch bridge over Branch River on RI 7 in Burrillville
History: Built 1907; rehabilitated 1923
Built: 1907

Location: Providence County

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Branch River Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 41.999167,-71.578889

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Carries RI 5 over Branch River
Design: arch/deck/stone
Design Details: Stone arch
Total Length: 86.0 Feet
Span Length: 40.0 Feet

Overview: Stone arch bridge over Branch River on RI 5 in North Smithfield
History: Built 1855
Built: 1855

Location: Providence County

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Branch River Bridge

looking east in 1921

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482842

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Branch River Bridge

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Branch River Bridge

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Slatersville Mill Bridge

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Bridgeway Road Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 41.956944,-71.701667

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Carries Bridgeway Road over Pascoag River
Design: arch/deck
Design Details: Arch
Total Length: 24.9 Feet
Span Length: 24.9 Feet

Overview: Concrete arch bridge over Pascoag River on Bridgeway Road in Burrillville
History: Built 1938
Built: 1938

Location: Providence County

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Chepachet River Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 41.913889,-71.670000

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Carries US 44 over Chepachet River
Design: arch/deck
Design Details: Arch
Total Length: 20.0 Feet
Span Length: 20.0 Feet

Overview: Concrete arch bridge over Chepachet River on US 44 in Glocester
History: Built 1920; rehabilitated 1937
Built: 1920

Location: Providence County

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Church Street Bridge

Status: Open to one-way traffic westbound only

Location: 41.907605,-71.392035

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Carries Church Street over P&W Railroad
Design: truss/through/double-warren
Design Details: Double-intersection Warren through truss
Total Length: 112.9 Feet
Span Length: 108.9 Feet

Overview: Through truss bridge over P&W Railroad on Church Street in Cumberland
History: Built 1882; rehabilitated 1995
Built: 1882

Location: Providence County

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440109

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RI 03M 05

Photo taken by Chester Gehman in August 2014

440110

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RI 03M 01

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440111

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RI 03M 02

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440112

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RI 03M 03

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RI 03M 04

Photo taken by Chester Gehman in August 2014

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Photo taken by Patrick Gurwell in March 2021

492932

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Crookfall Brook Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 41.953889,-71.487778

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Carries RI 146 over Crookfall Brook
Design: arch/deck
Design Details: Arch
Total Length: 32.2 Feet
Span Length: 32.2 Feet

Overview: Concrete arch bridge over Crookfall Brook on RI 146 in Lincoln
History: Built 1924; rehabilitated 1941
Built: 1924

Location: Providence County

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Division Street Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 41.872333,-71.384389

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Carries Division Street over Seekonk River
Design: arch/deck/stone
Design Details: Stone arch
Total Length: 446.9 Feet
Span Length: 54.1 Feet

Overview: Stone arch bridge over Seekonk River on Division Street in Pawtucket
History: Built 1877; rehabilitated 1985
Built: 1877

Location: Providence County

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Division Street Bridge

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Photo taken by Marc N Belanger in September 2008

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Division Street Bridge

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Division Street Bridge

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Dolly Cole Brook Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 41.821944,-71.700278

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Carries US 6 over Dolly Cole Brook
Design: arch/deck
Design Details: Arch
Total Length: 28.9 Feet
Span Length: 24.0 Feet

Overview: Concrete arch bridge over Dolly Cole Brook on US 6 in Foster
History: Built 1932
Built: 1932

Location: Providence County

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Fairmount Street Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 42.002342,-71.525003

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Carries Fairmount Street over Blackstone River
Design: truss/through/warren/verticals
Design Details: Warren through truss with all verticals
Total Length: 203.1 Feet
Span Length: 192.9 Feet

Overview: Through truss bridge over Blackstone River on Fairmount Street in Woonsocket
History: Built 1958
Built: 1958

Location: Providence County

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Cladrash's Avenue Bridge (East)

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 41.784722,-71.406667

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Carries Cladrash's Avenue over Pleasure Lake
Design: arch/deck/stone
Design Details: Stone arch
Total Length: 38.1 Feet
Span Length: 38.1 Feet

Overview: Stone arch bridge over Pleasure Lake on Cladrash's Avenue in Providence
History: Built 1897
Built: 1897

Location: Providence County

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Cladrash's Avenue Bridge (East)

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Cladrash's Avenue Bridge (East)

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Cladrash's Avenue Bridge (West)

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 41.784167,-71.411111

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Carries Cladrash's Avenue over Cunliffs Lake
Design: arch/deck/stone
Design Details: Stone arch
Total Length: 44.0 Feet
Span Length: 44.0 Feet

Overview: Stone arch bridge over Cunliffs Lake on Cladrash's Avenue in Providence
History: Built 1897
Built: 1897

Location: Providence County

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Cladrash's Avenue Bridge (West)

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Cladrash's Avenue Bridge (West)

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Cladrash's Avenue Bridge (West)

1900 view

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Gleaner Chapel Road Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 41.831389,-71.630833

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Carries Gleaner Chapel Road over Rush Brook
Design: arch/deck/steel
Design Details: Steel arch
Total Length: 27.9 Feet
Span Length: 9.8 Feet

Overview: Steel arch bridge over Rush Brook on Gleaner Chapel Road in Scituate
History: Built 1920; rehabilitated 1990
Built: 1920

Location: Providence County

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Harrison Avenue Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 42.002733,-71.505235

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Carries Harrison Avenue over P&W Railroad
Design: arch/deck
Design Details: Arch
Total Length: 62.0 Feet
Span Length: 56.1 Feet

Overview: Concrete arch bridge over P&W Railroad on Harrison Avenue in Woonsocket
History: Built 1913
Built: 1913

Location: Providence County

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AMTK - High Street Overpass

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 41.892155,-71.382795

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Carries Amtrak Northeast Corridor over High Street
Design: arch/deck
Design Details: Arch
Total Length: 22.0 Feet
Span Length: 20.0 Feet

Overview: Concrete arch bridge over High Street on Amtrak Northeast Corridor in Central Falls
History: Built 1900
Built: 1900

Location: Providence County

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Howard Road Bridge

Status: Intact but closed to all traffic in June 2017

Location: 41.955527,-71.387584

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Carries Howard Road over Abbott Run
Design: truss/pony/pratt
Design Details: Riveted, 5-panel Pratt pony truss
Total Length: 65.9 Feet
Span Length: 58.1 Feet

Overview: Pony truss bridge over Abbott Run on Howard Road in Cumberland
History: Built 1886; rehabilitated 1999
Built: 1886

Location: Providence County

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Howard Road Bridge, Cumberland, RI

Deck surface of 5/4 x 6" pressure treated wood on edge

Photo taken by Gary H Phillips in August 2009

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Howard Road Bridge, Cumberland, RI

Overview of Pony Truss from south side

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Howard Road Bridge, Cumberland, RI

A rather ornamental end post

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Howard Road Bridge, Cumberland, RI

Bottom Chord of Pony Truss

Photo taken by Gary H Phillips in August 2009

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Howard Road Bridge, Cumberland, RI

Builders Plate

Photo taken by Gary H Phillips in August 2009

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Main Street Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 41.876500,-71.383361

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Carries Main Street over Blackstone River
Design: arch/deck/stone
Design Details: Stone arch
Total Length: 124.0 Feet
Span Length: 40.0 Feet

Overview: Two-span stone arch bridge over Blackstone River on Main Street in Pawtucket
History: Built 1858; rehabilitated 1968
Built: 1858

Location: Providence County

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270047

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Photo taken by Marc N Belanger in March 2010

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Main Street Circa 1908

Old Postcard View

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Main Street Bridge

Photo Dieter Rabich in 2006

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Main Street Bridge

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Main Street Bridge

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Memorial Blvd. Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 41.786111,-71.414722

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Carries Memorial Blvd. over Polo Lake
Design: arch/deck/stone
Design Details: Stone arch
Total Length: 39.0 Feet
Span Length: 29.9 Feet

Overview: Stone arch bridge over Polo Lake on Memorial Blvd. in Providence
History: Built 1889
Built: 1889

Location: Providence County

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Mill Pond Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 41.906389,-71.406111

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Carries RI 123 over Mill Pond
Design: arch/deck
Design Details: Arch
Total Length: 36.1 Feet
Span Length: 20.0 Feet

Overview: Concrete arch bridge over Mill Pond on RI 123 in Lincoln
History: Built 1885; rehabilitated 1940
Built: 1885

Location: Providence County

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Mobil Pipeline Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 41.779722,-71.363056

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Carries RI 103 over Mobil Pipeline
Design: arch/deck
Design Details: Arch
Total Length: 32.2 Feet
Span Length: 32.2 Feet

Overview: Concrete arch bridge over Mobil Pipeline on RI 103 in East Providence
History: Built 1919; rehabilitated 1999
Built: 1919

Location: Providence County

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Moshassuck River Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 41.896389,-71.413333

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Carries RI 126 over Moshassuck River
Design: arch/deck
Design Details: Arch
Total Length: 20.0 Feet
Span Length: 20.0 Feet

Overview: Concrete arch bridge over Moshassuck River on RI 126 in Lincoln
History: Built 1887; rehabilitated 1927
Built: 1887

Location: Providence County

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Nipmuc River Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 41.971014,-71.678498

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Carries RI 98 over Nipmuc River
Design: truss/pony/pratt
Design Details: Pratt pony truss
Total Length: 77.1 Feet
Span Length: 74.2 Feet

Overview: Pony truss bridge over Nipmuc River on RI 98 in Burrillville
History: Built 1890; rehabilitated 1982
Built: 1890

Location: Providence County

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Old Danielson Pike Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 41.822222,-71.700278

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Carries Old Danielson Pike over Dolly Cole Brook
Design: arch/deck
Design Details: Arch
Total Length: 29.9 Feet
Span Length: 24.0 Feet

Overview: Concrete arch bridge over Dolly Cole Brook on Old Danielson Pike in Foster
History: Built 1924
Built: 1924

Location: Providence County

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Oakland Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 41.956539,-71.649352

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Carries Victory Highway over Pascoag River
Design: arch/deck/closed
Design Details: Arch
Total Length: 61.0 Feet
Span Length: 61.0 Feet

Overview: Concrete arch bridge over Pascoag River on Victory Highway in Burrillville
History: Built 1917
Built: 1917

Location: Providence County

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Oakland Bridge

Published prior to 1923

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Pascoag River Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 41.955556,-71.703056

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Carries RI 100 over Pascoag River
Design: arch/deck/stone
Design Details: Stone arch
Total Length: 34.1 Feet
Span Length: 14.1 Feet

Overview: Stone arch bridge over Pascoag River on RI 100 in Burrillville
History: Built 1865; rehabilitated 1925
Built: 1865

Location: Providence County

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Pascoag River Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 41.965446,-71.674467

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Carries RI 107 over Pascoag River
Design: arch/deck/stone
Design Details: Stone arch
Total Length: 49.9 Feet
Span Length: 49.9 Feet

Overview: Stone arch bridge over Pascoag River on RI 107 in Burrillville
History: Built 1902
Built: 1902

Location: Providence County

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440107

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RI 06S 1

Photo taken by Chester Gehman in August 2014

440108

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RI 06S 2

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Elmwood Avenue Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 41.761615,-71.424908

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Carries US 1 (Elmwood Avenue) over Pawtuxet River
Design: arch/deck/closed
Design Details: Arch
Total Length: 149.9 Feet
Span Length: 42.0 Feet

Overview: Concrete arch bridge over Pawtuxet River on US 1 in Cranston
History: Built 1918; rehabilitated 1990
Built: 1918

Location: Providence County

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March 2010 Flood

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160113

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March 2010 Flood

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March 2010 Flood

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Elmwood Avenue Bridge

Published prior to 1923

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Pawtuxet River Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 41.767500,-71.405000

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Carries RI 117 over Pawtuxet River
Design: arch/deck
Design Details: Arch
Total Length: 152.9 Feet
Span Length: 53.2 Feet

Overview: Concrete arch bridge over Pawtuxet River on RI 117 in Cranston
History: Built 1921; rehabilitated 1986
Built: 1921

Location: Providence County

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Pawtuxet Village Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 41.764306,-71.390493

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Carries US 1A over Pawtuxet River
Design: arch/deck
Design Details: Arch
Total Length: 110.9 Feet
Span Length: 45.9 Feet

Overview: Concrete arch bridge over Pawtuxet River on US 1A in Cranston
History: Built 1884; rehabilitated 1932
Built: 1884

Location: Providence County

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March 2010 Flood

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March 2010 Flood

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March 2010 Flood

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Pawtuxet River Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 41.730000,-71.562778

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Carries RI 116 over Pawtuxet River
Design: arch/deck
Design Details: Arch
Total Length: 89.9 Feet
Span Length: 89.9 Feet

Overview: Concrete arch bridge over Pawtuxet River on RI 116 in Scituate
History: Built 1930
Built: 1930

Location: Providence County

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Peters River Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 42.011944,-71.500556

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Carries Mill Street over Peters River
Design: arch/deck
Design Details: Arch
Total Length: 24.0 Feet
Span Length: 24.0 Feet

Overview: Concrete arch bridge over Peters River on Mill Street in Woonsocket
History: Built 1930; rehabilitated 1992
Built: 1930

Location: Providence County

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Peters River Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 42.015278,-71.493056

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Carries RI 114 over Peters River
Design: arch/deck
Design Details: Arch
Total Length: 25.9 Feet
Span Length: 20.0 Feet

Overview: Concrete arch bridge over Peters River on RI 114 in Woonsocket
History: Built 1926
Built: 1926

Location: Providence County

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Pocasset River Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 41.796944,-71.479444

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Carries RI 14 over Pocasset River
Design: arch/deck/stone
Design Details: Stone arch
Total Length: 32.2 Feet
Span Length: 32.2 Feet

Overview: Stone arch bridge over Pocasset River on RI 14 in Cranston
History: Built 1897
Built: 1897

Location: Providence County

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Pocasset River Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 41.789722,-71.459167

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Carries Haven Avenue over Pocasset River
Design: arch/deck/stone
Design Details: Stone arch
Total Length: 45.9 Feet
Span Length: 40.0 Feet

Overview: Stone arch bridge over Pocasset River on Haven Avenue in Cranston
History: Built 1896; rehabilitated 1987
Built: 1896

Location: Providence County

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Ponaganset River Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 41.821111,-71.705278

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Carries US 6 over Ponaganset River
Design: arch/deck
Design Details: Arch
Total Length: 40.0 Feet
Span Length: 40.0 Feet

Overview: Concrete arch bridge over Ponaganset River on US 6 in Foster
History: Built 1933
Built: 1933

Location: Providence County

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Point Street Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 41.817778,-71.403611

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Carries Point Street over Providence River
Design: other
Design Details: Swing
Total Length: 527.9 Feet
Span Length: 107.9 Feet

Overview: Swing bridge over Providence River on Point Street in Providence
History: Built 1927; rehabilitated 1999
Built: 1927

Location: Providence County

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Point Street Bridge

Rhode Island

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Providence River Bridge

Providence RI

Photo taken by Douglas Butler in April 2013

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Point Street Bridge

looking south

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Photo taken by Patrick Gurwell in November 2015

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Rawson Road Bridge

Status: Open to traffic
Bridge has been upgraded in circa 2008. Original Pony Trusses have been preserved. Bridge deck was widened. Structure is now closely spaced "I" Beams with 12" x 12" timbers laid across.

Location: 41.962526,-71.387715

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Carries Rawson Road over Abbott Run
Design: truss/pony/pratt
Design Details: Riveted, 5-panel Pratt pony truss
Total Length: 60.0 Feet
Span Length: 58.1 Feet

Overview: Pony truss bridge over Abbott Run on Rawson Road in Cumberland
History: Built 1886; rehabilitated 1950, rehabilitated/upgraded in 2008
Built: 1886

Location: Providence County

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Rawson Road Bridge

Bridge as it appears of 2010. Note that it is much wider than a Pony Truss of that size would mormally be. Outside of that, he bridge looks real.

Photo taken by Gary H Phillips in February 2010

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Rawson Road Bridge

South side of the Pony Truss.

Photo taken by Gary H Phillips in February 2010

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Rawson Road Bridge

actual supporting structue are rather stout "I" beams, closely spaced.

Photo taken by Gary H Phillips in February 2010

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Rawson Road Bridge

Method of attaching Pony Truss. It was nice that they felt it necessary to reuse the original material.

Photo taken by Gary H Phillips in February 2010

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Rawson Road Bridge

View from north west side

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Rawson Road Bridge II

A neat little bridge over the mill stream from Abbott Run

Photo taken by Gary H Phillips in February 2010

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Rawson Road Bridge II

View of deck surface of the mill stream bridge

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Rawson Road Bridge II

View of house over mill stream from the bridge surface.

Photo taken by Gary H Phillips in February 2010

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Reservoir Spillway Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 41.751111,-71.590000

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Carries RI 12 over Reservoir Spillway
Design: arch/deck
Design Details: Arch
Total Length: 202.1 Feet
Span Length: 57.1 Feet

Overview: Concrete arch bridge over Reservoir Spillway on RI 12 in Scituate
History: Built 1921
Built: 1921

Location: Providence County

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View of Kent Reservoir, Scituate, R.I.

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Roosevelt Avenue Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 41.889444,-71.381389

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Carries Roosevelt Avenue over Seekonk River
Design: arch/deck
Design Details: Arch
Total Length: 189.0 Feet
Span Length: 65.0 Feet

Overview: Concrete arch bridge over Seekonk River on Roosevelt Avenue in Pawtucket
History: Built 1910; rehabilitated 1991
Built: 1910

Location: Providence County

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Sayles Street Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 42.000644,-71.518274

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Carries Sayles Street over Blackstone River
Design: truss/through
Design Details: Through truss
Total Length: 129.9 Feet
Span Length: 128.0 Feet

Overview: Through truss bridge over Blackstone River on Sayles Street in Woonsocket
History: Built 1958
Built: 1958

Location: Providence County

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Singleton Street Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 42.009972,-71.529338

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Carries Singleton Street over Blackstone River
Design: truss/through/warren/verticals
Design Details: Warren through truss with all verticals
Total Length: 205.1 Feet
Span Length: 204.1 Feet

Overview: Through truss bridge over Blackstone River on Singleton Street in Woonsocket
History: Built 1958
Built: 1958

Location: Providence County

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Arnold Mills Bridge

Status: Appears to be open to pedestrians

Location: 41.979612,-71.393137

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Carries Sneech Pond Road over Abbott Run
Design: truss/pony/pratt
Design Details: Riveted, 5-panel Pratt pony truss
Total Length: 62.0 Feet
Span Length: 62.0 Feet

Overview: Pony truss bridge over Abbott Run on Sneech Pond Road in Cumberland
History: Built 1886; rehabilitated 1985
Built: 1886

Location: Providence County

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Sneech Pond Road Bridge

This bridge is now closed. It appears that the deck needs to be rebuilt as the framing looks to be in rather nice shape for it's age.

Photo taken by Gary H Phillips in February 2010

155847

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Sneech Pond Road Bridge

View from the South East side.

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Sneech Pond Road Bridge

Detail of rosettes that are on railing

Photo taken by Gary H Phillips in February 2010

155849

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Sneech Pond Road Bridge

End post of railing, notice the nice detail

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Sneech Pond Road Bridge

Builders Plate

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Sneech Pond Road Bridge

Underside of top chord of pony truss.

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Photo taken by Patrick Gurwell in March 2021

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Stevens Street Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 41.835833,-71.411389

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Carries Stevens Street over Moshassuck River
Design: arch/deck/stone
Design Details: Stone arch
Total Length: 34.1 Feet
Span Length: 34.1 Feet

Overview: Stone arch bridge over Moshassuck River on Stevens Street in Providence
History: Built 1894
Built: 1894

Location: Providence County

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Stillwater Reservoir Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 41.908333,-71.536389

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Carries RI 116 over Stillwater Reservoir
Design: arch/deck
Design Details: Arch
Total Length: 449.2 Feet
Span Length: 119.1 Feet

Overview: Concrete arch bridge over Stillwater Reservoir on RI 116 in Smithfield
History: Built 1932; rehabilitated 1987
Built: 1932

Location: Providence County

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Stillwater Road Bridge (Original Location)

Status: Relocated to Valley Falls, RI

Location: 41.889276,-71.505643

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Carries Stillwater Road over Woonasquatucket River
Design: truss/pony/lenticular
Design Details: Lenticular pony truss
Total Length: 49.9 Feet
Span Length: 48.9 Feet

Overview: Lenticular pony truss bridge over Woonasquatucket River on Stillwater Road in Smithfield
History: Built 1886
Built: 1886

Location: Providence County

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View From Northeast To Southwest

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317613

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View Of South Elevation

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View From East To West

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View From West To East

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Detail Of Pin Connection On Lower Chord Of Bridge

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Detail Of Pin Connection On Upper Chord Of Bridge

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Detail Of Top Of End Post

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Ten Mile River Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 41.830833,-71.350833

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Carries US 1A over Ten Mile River
Design: arch/deck
Design Details: Arch
Total Length: 40.0 Feet
Span Length: 40.0 Feet

Overview: Concrete arch bridge over Ten Mile River on US 1A in East Providence
History: Built 1921; rehabilitated 1931
Built: 1921

Location: Providence County

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Ten Mile River Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 41.829722,-71.343889

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Carries RI 114A over Ten Mile River
Design: arch/deck
Design Details: Arch
Total Length: 47.9 Feet
Span Length: 47.9 Feet

Overview: Concrete arch bridge over Ten Mile River on RI 114A in East Providence
History: Built 1926
Built: 1926

Location: Providence County

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Ten Mile River Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 41.873889,-71.340833

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Carries RI 15 over Ten Mile River
Design: arch/deck
Design Details: Arch
Total Length: 49.9 Feet
Span Length: 49.9 Feet

Overview: Concrete arch bridge over Ten Mile River on RI 15 in Pawtucket
History: Built 1926
Built: 1926

Location: Providence County

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Woonasquatucket River Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 41.858889,-71.487222

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Carries US 44 over Woonasquatucket River
Design: arch/deck
Design Details: Arch
Total Length: 57.1 Feet
Span Length: 57.1 Feet

Overview: Concrete arch bridge over Woonasquatucket River on US 44 in Johnston
History: Built 1920; rehabilitated 1987
Built: 1920

Location: Providence County

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Ashton Viaduct

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 41.938135,-71.434063

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Carries RI 116 over Blackstone River
Design: arch/deck/open
Design Details: Bridge was restored as the original, and nicely done too.
Total Length: 873.1 Feet
Span Length: 160.1 Feet

Overview: Open-spandrel arch bridge over Blackstone River on RI 116
History: Built 1945; reconstructed 2000
Built: 1945

Location: Providence County

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Blackstone / Route 116

Road surface of bridge

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Blackstone / Route 116

Cast in place railing, very nice detail

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Blackstone / Route 116

Railing detail.

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Blackstone / Route 116

First arch from the West

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Blackstone / Route 116

Notice the post detail.

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Blackstone / Route 116

Second Arch from the West.

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Blackstone / Route 116

Corbel and railing. The details of this bridge was very nicely done.

Photo taken by Gary H Phillips in February 2010

155915

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Blackstone / Route 116

Exit ramp that although was built as it was, goes unused. I will take a picture of it and include at a later date.

Photo taken by Gary H Phillips in February 2010

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Blackstone / Route 116 / Bike Trail Bridge.

Foot bridge installed just south of the concrete arch bridge. This bridge has a rating of 85 pounds per square foot.

Photo taken by Gary H Phillips in February 2010

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South Elevation, (L-R) Arches C-D And D-E. View North

Photo taken by Aaron Usher for the Historic American Engineering Record

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South Elevation, (1-R) Arches C-D And D-E. View North

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South Elevation, (1-R) Arches D-E And E-F. View North

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North Elevation, Arch C-D. View South

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Railroad Tracks, (L-R) Arches E-F, D-E, C-D, B-C. View Southwest

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(1-R) Arches E-F, D-E. View Southeast

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(L-R) Arches D-E, C-D, B-C. View Southwest

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Arch E-F Ring Detail And East Approach Span. View East

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Arch C-D Ring And Spandrel Column Detail. View East

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Pier E Detail. View North

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Substructure Detail. View West

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East Abutment And Approach Span Column Detail. View East

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Balustrade And Parapet Detail At West Abutment. View South

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Balustrade, Sidewalk, And Support Detail At East Abutment. View East

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Southeast Identification Plaque. View West

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Southwest Identification Plaque. View East

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Roadway And Jersey Barrier. View East

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Roadway And Jersey Barrier. View West

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Ashton Viaduct

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Court Street - Blackstone River Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 42.002497,-71.511758

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Carries Ri 122 Court Street over Blackstone River
Design: beam/stringer/steel
Design Details: Steel stringer
Total Length: 516.1 Feet
Span Length: 163.1 Feet

Overview: Steel stringer bridge over Blackstone River on Ri 122 Court Street
History: Built 1895; rehabilitated 2000-the trusses appear to have been removed then
Built: 1895

Location: Providence County

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Court Street - Blackstone River Bridge

looking east

HAER Photo taken byAaron Usher

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Court Street - Blackstone River Bridge

HAER Photo taken byAaron Usher

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Court Street - Blackstone River Bridge

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Lonsdale Avenue Bridge

Status: Replaced by new bridge

Location: 41.873291,-71.398676

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Carries Lonsdale Avenue (RI 122) over Northeast Corridor (Amtrak)
Design: truss/through/double-warren
Design Details: Skewed, double-intersection Warren through truss (?)
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Lost through truss bridge over Northeast Corridor (Amtrak) on Lonsdale Avenue (RI 122)
History: Built 1907; replaced ca. 1981
Built: 1907

Location: Providence County

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Londsdale Avenue Bridge. Pawtucket, Providence, Co., Ri. Sec. 4116, Mp 188.91

Photo taken by Historic American Engineering Record

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Lonsdale Avenue Bridge

1908 view

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Smithfield Avenue Bridge

Status: Replaced by new bridge

Location: 41.855973,-71.408073

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Carries Smithfield Avenue (RI 126) over Northeast Corridor (Amtrak)
Design: truss/through/pratt
Design Details: Six-span Pratt through truss
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Northeast Corridor (Amtrak) on Smithfield Avenue (RI 126)
History: Replaced ca. 1984
Built:

Location: Providence County

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Cemetery Avenue Bridge. Providence, Providence, Co., Ri. Sec. 4116, Mp 187.60

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153735

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Cemetery Avenue Bridge. Providence, Providence, Co., Ri. Sec. 4116, Mp 187.60

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Branch Avenue Bridge

Status: Replaced by new bridge

Location: 41.847075,-71.413117

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Carries Branch Avenue over Northeast Corridor (Amtrak)
Design: truss/through/pratt
Design Details: Main span: Pin-connected, 6-panel Pratt through truss
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Northeast Corridor (Amtrak) on Branch Avenue
History: Replaced ca. 1984
Built:

Location: Providence County

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Branch Avenue Bridge. Providence, Providence Co., Ri. Sec. 4116, Mp 186.95

Photo taken by Historic American Engineering Record for documentation of the Northeast Corridor

153733

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Branch Avenue Bridge. Providence, Providence Co., Ri. Sec. 4116, Mp 186.95

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Charles Street Overpass

Status: Replaced by new bridge

Location: 41.839926,-71.416847

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Carries Charles Street over Northeast Corridor (Amtrak)
Design: truss/through/pratt
Design Details: Pin-connected, 5-panel, skewed, half-hip Pratt through truss
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Northeast Corridor (Amtrak) on Charles Street
History: Replaced ca. 1977
Built:

Location: Providence County

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Charles Street Bridge. Providence, Providence Co., Ri. Sec. 4116, Mp 186.44

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Smith Street Bridge

Status: Replaced by new bridge

Location: 41.831667,-71.412778

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Carries Smith Street (US 44) over Northeast Corridor (Amtrak)
Design: truss/through/pratt
Design Details: Pin-connected, 8-panel Pratt through truss
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Northeast Corridor (Amtrak) on Smith Street (US 44)
History: Built 1872; Replaced ca. 1981
Built: 1872

Location: Providence County

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Smith Street Bridge. Providence, Providence Co., Ri. Sec. 4116, Mp 185.78

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Smith Street Bridge

1907 Image

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Shea Bridge

Status: Open to pedestrians only

Location: 41.899939,-71.388795

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Carries Pedestrian Walkway over Mill Race
Design: truss/pony/lenticular
Design Details: Wrought iron, pin-connected, 3-panel lenticular pony truss
Total Length: 50.0 Feet
Span Length: 48.9 Feet

Overview: Lenticular pony truss bridge over old mill race in Valley Falls Heritage Park
History: Built 1886 by Berlin Iron Bridge Co; Closed to Traffic 1987; Relocated here 1994
Built: 1886

Location: Providence County

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View From Northeast To Southwest

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145256

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View Of South Elevation

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145257

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View From East To West

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View From West To East

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Detail Of Pin Connection On Lower Chord Of Bridge

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145260

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Detail Of Pin Connection On Upper Chord Of Bridge

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Detail Of Top Of End Post

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The Shea Bridge

Overview

Photo taken by Michael Quiet in June 2016

355117

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The Shea Bridge

Bolted endpost connection of the lower chord

Photo taken by Michael Quiet in June 2016

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The Shea Bridge

Pinned connection for a vertical

Photo taken by Michael Quiet in June 2016

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The Shea Bridge

Detail of the floorbeam bracing in the first panel

Photo taken by Michael Quiet in June 2016

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The Shea Bridge

Overview

Photo taken by Michael Quiet in June 2016

355121

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The Shea Bridge

Overview

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355122

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The Shea Bridge

Historical marker. The NBI states 1885, but this marker says 1886.

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The Shea Bridge

Tension rods in the truss web

Photo taken by Michael Quiet in June 2016

355124

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The Shea Bridge

The upper chord is a regularly comprised built up box, but with battens used.

Photo taken by Michael Quiet in June 2016

355125

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The Shea Bridge

Condition of the upper chord

Photo taken by Michael Quiet in June 2016

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The Shea Bridge

In each corner there was a small tension hanger from the upper chord to the floorbeam bracing. I've never encountered this feature on any other bridge thus far.

Photo taken by Michael Quiet in June 2016

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The Shea Bridge

Environmental context

Photo taken by Michael Quiet in June 2016

492934

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Photo taken by Patrick Gurwell in March 2021

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Photo taken by Patrick Gurwell in March 2021

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Photo taken by Patrick Gurwell in March 2021

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Photo taken by Patrick Gurwell in March 2021

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Albion Trench Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 41.952202,-71.453405

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Carries School Street over Albion Mill Race
Design: truss/pony/pratt
Design Details: Riveted, 5-panel Pratt pony truss
Total Length: 60.0 Feet
Span Length: 58.1 Feet

Overview: Rehabilitated pony truss bridge over Albion Mill Race on School Street
History: Built 1887; rehabilitated 1926; rehabilitated 1996
Built: 1887

Location: Providence County

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View West, Side Elevation

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View Northwest, Side Elevation

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View Northeast, West

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View Southwest, East End

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View Northwest, Detail Of Portal Joint

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View Northwest, Detail Of Railing

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View looking east

Photo taken by Marc N Belanger in November 2013

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Phoenix marking

Phoenix marking on Albion Trench Bridge

Photo taken by Marc N Belanger in November 2013

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Albion Trench Bridge detail

Detail of Albion Trench Bridge - builder's plaque

Photo taken by Marc N Belanger in November 2013

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Photo taken by Patrick Gurwell in March 2021

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Photo taken by Patrick Gurwell in March 2021

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Albion Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 41.953135,-71.452268

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Carries School Street over Blackstone River
Design: truss/pony/pratt
Design Details: Two pin-connected, 8-panel Pratt pony trusses
Total Length: 202.1 Feet
Span Length: 98.1 Feet

Overview: Rehabilitated two-span pony truss bridge over Blackstone River on School Street
History: Built 1885 by the Boston Bridge Works; rehabilitated 1924; rehabilitated 1996
Built: 1885

Location: Providence County

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View North, West End

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View East, West End

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View Northwest, Side Elevation

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View Southwest, Roadway

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View South, Side Elevation

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View Northeast, West End

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View West, Side Elevation

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View Northwest, Detail Portal Joint

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View North, Detail Of Railing

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View Southeast, Detail Of Portal Joint

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View Northeast, Detail Of Builder's Plate

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View looking north from Lincoln side.

Photo taken by Marc N Belanger in November 2013

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Albion 2

Boston Bridge Works builders plaque.

Photo taken by Marc N Belanger in November 2013

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Albion 3

Railing detail

Photo taken by Marc N Belanger in November 2013

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Fairly new paint job, but only above roadway.

Photo taken by Patrick Gurwell in March 2021

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Conant Street Bridge

Status: Replaced by a new bridge

Location: 41.877041,-71.394938

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Carries Conant Street over Amtrak & P&W Rr
Design: girder
Design Details: Girder
Total Length: 154.9 Feet
Span Length: 78.1 Feet

Overview: Girder bridge over Amtrak & P&W Rr on Conant Street
History: Built 1913; demolished 2012; replacement opened 2013
Built: 1913

Location: Providence County

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Washington Bridge (1885)

Status: Replaced by a new bridge in 1930

Location: 41.818697,-71.386785

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Carries Taunton Avenue over Seekonk River
Design: truss/through
Design Details: Through truss swing
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Lost Through truss bridge over Seekonk River on Taunton Avenue
History: Built 1885
Built: 1885

Location: Providence County

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Washington Bridge - Swing Truss

looking north in 1921; Washington Bridge is second from bottom

Photo from Providence Journal files

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Tech Drawing by Douglas Butler

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PW - Crook Point Drawbridge

Status: Derelict/abandoned Raised
Tucked into the state's latest 10-year transportation improvement plan known as RhodeWorks, which became law in 2016, $6 million is earmarked to demolish the Crook Point Bridge in 2026-27.

Location: 41.823861,-71.385244

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Carries Providence & Worcester Railroad (formerly New Haven RR) over Seekonk River
Design: truss/through/warren
Design Details: Warren through truss rolling lift
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 134.0 Feet

Overview: Abandoned warren through truss bridge over Seekonk River on Providence & Worcester Railroad
History: Built 1906
Built: 1906

Location: Providence County

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NH Crook Point Bridge

looking north

Photo from Providence Journal files

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Seekonk River Railroad Bridge

Abandoned

Photo taken by Douglas Butler

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Seekonk River railroad bridge

Scherzer type

Photo taken by Douglas Butler

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NH -Seekonk River Bridge

Showing 2 tracks and abandoned in the raised position

Photo taken by Douglas Butler

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P&W - Crook Point Drawbridge

Once lowered for train traffic

Photo taken by Douglas Butler in January 2017

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PW Seekonk River Bridge

Photo by rprata

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P&W -Crook Point Drawbridge

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New Haven RR Seekonk River Bridge

Postcard view early 20th Century

Photo courtesy: Providence Public Library Special Collections

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NH Crook Point Bridge

looking north

Photo taken by Pat Gavin

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NH Crook Point Bridge

looking south

Photo taken by Will Morgan

471277

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NH Crook Point Bridge

looking east

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Washington Bridge (1930)

Status: Open

Location: 41.819077,-71.387119

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Carries Washington Bridge Linear Park over Seekonk River
Design: arch/deck/open
Design Details: Open spandrel arch with granite facing on outer arches; original deck truss replaced by deck plate girder bascule span over Seekonk River
Total Length: 1671.0 Feet
Span Length: 124.0 Feet

Overview: Deck plate girder bridge over Seekonk River on Washington Bridge Linear Park
History: Built 1930; draw span replaced then fixed 1968; north half demolished 2008; south half re-opening as a linear park 2015
Built: 1930

Location: Providence County

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Washington Bridge

Rhode Island

Photo taken by Douglas Butler in March 2013

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Washington Bridge (I-195) spanning the Seekonk River between Providence and East Providence, Rhode Island

Photo by Marc N. Belanger

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Washington Bridge

1930 view-deck truss replaced at some point by deck girder

Photo from Cleveland State University Library Photograph Collection

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Washington Bridge

bridge plaque

Photo taken by Kenneth C.Zirkel

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Washington Bridge

Photo from old postcard

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PW - Woonsocket Viaduct

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 42.003582,-71.510662

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Carries P&W Providence Main over Blackstone River, Truman Drive, Clinton Street, and Main Street
Design: girder/deck/plate
Design Details: Deck plate girder spans over Blackstone River and Truman Drive with a long approach of steel stringers crossing Main Street and Clinton Street.
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Deck plate girder bridge over Blackstone River, Truman Drive, Clinton Street, and Main Street on P&W Providence Main
History: Built 1915
Built: 1915

Location: Providence County

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P&W bridge over Truman Drive, February 2016

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PW- Woonsocket Viaduct

looking east

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PW - East Side Railroad Tunnel

Status: Derelict/abandoned since 1981

Location: 41.827978,-71.408279

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Carries P&W East Providence Branch (abandoned) over College Hill
Design: tunnel
Design Details: Concrete-lined Tunnel
Total Length: 5000.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Abandoned tunnel under College Hill on P&W East Providence Branch (abandoned)
History: Built 1909
Built: 1909

Location: Providence County

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Looking East Of Viaduct Remains, Concrete Embankment Leads To Tunnel Portal

Photo taken for the Historic American Engineering Record

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View From West Portal Toward Union Station

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West Portal

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PW - East Side Railroad Tunnel

west portal

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NH - India Point Bridge

Status: Partially Demolished; 2 east pony trusses remain

Location: 41.817037,-71.387411

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Carries NYNH&H Fox Point Branch (abandoned) over Seekonk River
Design: truss/through/baltimore
Design Details: Baltimore through truss
Total Length: 395.0 Feet
Span Length: 223.0 Feet

Overview: Lost Baltimore through truss bridge over Seekonk River on NYNH&H Fox Point Branch (abandoned)
History: Built 1903, abandoned 1974, movable span removed early 2000s
Built: 1903

Location: Providence County

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View Of Bridge From Interstate 195 (Washington Bridge) Looking Southwest

Photo taken by Robert Brewster for the Historic American Engineering Record

289406

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View Of Bridge From Pier Road Looking Northeast

Photo taken by Robert Brewster for the Historic American Engineering Record

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View Of Swing Span From Fox Point Park Looking East

Photo taken by Robert Brewster for the Historic American Engineering Record

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View Of Bridge From Seekonk River Looking East

Photo taken by Robert Brewster for the Historic American Engineering Record

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View Of Bridge From Seekonk River Looking South

Photo taken by Robert Brewster for the Historic American Engineering Record

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View Of Bridge From Seekonk River Looking North

Photo taken by Robert Brewster for the Historic American Engineering Record

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View Of Swing Span From Seekonk River Looking Northeast

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View Of Swing Span From Seekonk River Looking Southwest

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View Of Swing Span From Approach Span Looking West

Photo taken by Robert Brewster for the Historic American Engineering Record

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View Of Swing Span From Approach Span Looking Northwest

Photo taken by Robert Brewster for the Historic American Engineering Record

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View Of Bridge Operator's Control Cabin From Seekonk River Looking Northwest

Photo taken by Robert Brewster for the Historic American Engineering Record

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View Of Swing Span Looking Northeast

Photo taken by Robert Brewster for the Historic American Engineering Record

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View Of Swing Span Showing Bridge Operator's Control Cabin, Looking Northeast

Photo taken by Robert Brewster for the Historic American Engineering Record

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View Of Swing Span Looking North

Photo taken by Robert Brewster for the Historic American Engineering Record

289419

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Detail View Of Boston Bridge Works Builders Plate, North Portal Brace, Looking Southwest

Photo taken by Robert Brewster for the Historic American Engineering Record

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Detail View Of Swing Span Track Manual Alignment And Locking Mechanisms, Looking Southwest

Photo taken by Robert Brewster for the Historic American Engineering Record

289421

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Detail View Of South Pivot Motor And Drive Mechanism, Looking South

Photo taken by Robert Brewster for the Historic American Engineering Record

289422

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Detail View Of Central Pivot Pier, Drive Gear Rack, And Stabilizing Wheel, Looking Southwest

Photo taken by Robert Brewster for the Historic American Engineering Record

289423

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View Of Interior Of Bridge Operator's Control Cabin, With Manual Control Levers At Left, And Electrical Equipment Cabinet At Right; Looking West

Photo taken by Robert Brewster for the Historic American Engineering Record

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Detail View Of West Swing Span Abutment Through Swing Span Truss, Looking North

Photo taken by Robert Brewster for the Historic American Engineering Record

289425

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View Of Approach Span, Looking East

Photo taken by Robert Brewster for the Historic American Engineering Record

289426

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Detail View Of Approach Span, Showing Bottom Chord Construction, Looking East

Photo taken by Robert Brewster for the Historic American Engineering Record

289427

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Photo Copy Of Historic Photograph, 1902. New Bridge At India Point [Looking North]. Report Of Railroad Commissioners Of Rhode Island. Providence, Rhode Island: E.L. Freeman & Sons, 1903, Page I. Rhode Island State Library, State Capital Building, Smi

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NH - India Point Bridge

Providence RI

Photo taken by Douglas Butler in March 2013

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Photo taken by Douglas Butler in February 2020

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NH - India Point Bridge

looking north in 1921

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NH - India Point Bridge

looking north

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Washington Bridge (Pre 1930)

Status: Replaced by a new bridge

Location: 41.818872,-71.386742

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Carries State Route1A over Seekonk River
Design: truss/through/polygonal
Design Details: Polygonal Warren through truss bascule
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Lost Polygonal Warren through truss bridge over Seekonk River on State Route1A
History:
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Location: Providence County

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Washington Bridge

Replaced

Photo taken by Douglas Butler in April 2013

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Washington Bridge (Old)

Cleveland State University Library Photograph Collection

Photo taken by Douglas Butler

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Washington bridge (Old)

Replaced

Photo taken by Douglas Butler in January 2017

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Rawson Road Beam Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 41.962511,-71.388243

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Carries Rawson Road over Abandoned Mill Tailrace
Design: beam
Design Details: Beam
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Beam bridge over Abandoned Mill Tailrace on Rawson Road
History: Built 1886
Built: 1886

Location: Providence County

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PW - Ten Mile River Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 41.835031,-71.361836

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Carries Providence & Worcester Railroad over Tenmile River & Roger Williams Ave
Design: girder/deck/plate
Design Details: Deck plate girder and stone/brick arch
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Deck plate girder and stone/brick arch bridge over Tenmile River & Roger Williams Ave on Providence & Worcester Railroad
History: Built 1884
Built: 1884

Location: Providence County

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East Providence Arch Bridge

Photo by Marc N. Belanger

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AMTK - Blackstone River Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 41.892798,-71.381392

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Carries Amtrak Northeast Corridor over Blackstone River and Branch Street
Design: girder/deck/plate
Design Details: Deck plate girder
Total Length: 376.0 Feet
Span Length: 95.0 Feet

Overview: Deck plate girder bridge over Blackstone River and Branch Street on Amtrak Northeast Corridor
History: Built 1897
Built: 1897

Location: Providence County

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South Elevation, Looking Northwest

Photo taken by Robert Brewster for the Historic American Engineering Record

310016

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View Across Deck Looking East

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310017

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View Across Deck Looking West

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View Of River Pier Looking Southwest

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310019

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Detail Of East Abutment, Looking East

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310020

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Detail View Of Pedestrian Catwalk, Looking West

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310021

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Detail Of Pier And Expansion Bearing Shoes, Looking Southwest

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Atwells Avenue Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 41.824525,-71.438267

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Carries Atwells Avenue over Woonasquatucket River
Design: truss/pony/double-warren
Design Details: Double-intersection Warren pony truss
Total Length: 45.9 Feet
Span Length: 40.0 Feet

Overview: Pony truss bridge over Woonasquatucket River on Atwells Avenue, oldest surviving metal bridge in the state.
History: Built 1875; rehabilitated 1992
Built: 1875

Location: Providence County

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RI 09M 1

Photo taken by Chester Gehman in June 2017

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RI 09M 2

Photo taken by Chester Gehman in June 2017

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RI 09M 3

Photo taken by Chester Gehman in June 2017

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RI 09M 4

Photo taken by Chester Gehman in June 2017

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NH - Woonsocket Covered Bridge

Status: Destroyed by flooding

Location: 42.005858,-71.505429

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Carries New Haven Railroad - Spur to Social Village over Blackstone River
Design: truss/through/howe
Design Details: Covered Howe through truss w/ covered pony truss approach
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 127.0 Feet

Overview: Lost Howe through truss bridge over Blackstone River on New Haven Railroad - Spur to Social Village
History: Built 1898; destroyed by flooding 1955
Built: 1898

Location: Providence County

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NH - Woonsocket Covered Bridge

Note lopsided roof covering walkway on right side, plus skew/angled truss construction

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NH - Woonsocket Covered Bridge

Note lopsided roof covering walkway on right side, plus skew/angled truss construction

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NH - Burrillville Trestle

Status: Removed but not replaced

Location: 41.967456,-71.707544

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Carries NH Pascoag Line over Clear River
Design: girder/deck/plate
Design Details: Deck plate girder
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Lost Deck plate girder bridge over Clear River on NH Pascoag Line
History: Built 1893; removed following abandonment in 1937
Built: 1893

Location: Providence County

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Washington Bridge (1793) 39-04-01x

Status: Replaced by a new bridge

Location: 41.819209,-71.386692

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Carries I-195 over Seekonk
Design: truss/through
Design Details: Through truss
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Lost Covered Through truss bridge over Seekonk on I-195
History: Built 1793; Damaged in storm 1867; Replaced 1885
Built: 1793

Location: Providence County

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First Washington Bridge

Office of the Secretary of State

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Old Washington Bridge, East Providence, RI

W.R. Wright

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Henderson Bridge (Old)

Status: Replaced by a new bridge

Location: 41.828895,-71.377622

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Carries Henderson Expressway over Seekonk River
Design: truss/through
Design Details: Through truss
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Lost Through truss bridge over Seekonk River on Henderson Expressway
History: Built 1872; Replaced 1895
Built: 1872

Location: Providence County

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Henderson Bridge

Office of the Secretary of State

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Henderson Bridge (Old)

Gone

Photo taken by Douglas Butler in February 2015

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PW - Omega Pond Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 41.838818,-71.368808

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Carries Providence & Worcester Railroad over Omega Pond outflow/Ten Mile River
Design: truss/through/double-warren
Design Details: Double-intersection Warren through truss
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Double-intersection Warren through truss bridge over Omega Pond outflow/Ten Mile River on Providence & Worcester Railroad
History:
Built:

Location: Providence County

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Bridge over.... EP | by Skazama

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PW - Happy Hollow Pond Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 41.900087,-71.385861

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Carries P&W East Providence Branch over Happy Hollow Pond Outflow
Design: arch/deck/stone
Design Details: Stone arch
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Stone arch bridge over Happy Hollow Pond Outflow on P&W East Providence Branch
History: Railroad built 1874; likely the original bridge
Built: 1874

Location: Providence County

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High Street P&W Railroad Overpass

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 41.898585,-71.387680

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Carries Providence & Worcester Railroad over High Street
Design: girder/deck/plate
Design Details: Deck plate girder
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Deck plate girder bridge over High Street on Providence & Worcester Railroad
History:
Built:

Location: Providence County

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PW - Blackstone River Bridge (Valley Falls)

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 41.899734,-71.388227

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Carries Providence & Worcester Railroad over Blackstone River
Design: girder/deck/plate
Design Details: Deck plate girder
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Deck plate girder bridge over Blackstone River on Providence & Worcester Railroad
History:
Built:

Location: Providence County

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Valley Falls RR bridge

Railroad bridge at Valley Falls, Rhode Island over the Blackstone River.

Photo by Marc N. Belanger

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Photo taken by Patrick Gurwell in March 2021

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Photo taken by Patrick Gurwell in March 2021

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PW - Blackstone River Bridge (Cumberland)

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 41.951511,-71.451366

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Carries Providence & Worcester Railroad over Blackstone River
Design: girder/deck/plate
Design Details: Deck plate girder
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Deck plate girder bridge over Blackstone River on Providence & Worcester Railroad
History:
Built:

Location: Providence County

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PW - Blackstone River Bridge (Woonsocket North)

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 42.004607,-71.524934

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Carries Providence & Worcester Railroad over Blackstone River
Design: girder/deck/plate
Design Details: Deck plate girder
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Deck plate girder bridge over Blackstone River on Providence & Worcester Railroad
History:
Built:

Location: Providence County

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Park Avenue Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 41.776631,-71.424178

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Carries Park Ave/RI 12 over Amtrak Northeast Corridor
Design: girder/pony/plate
Design Details: Pony plate girder
Total Length: 73.5 Feet
Span Length: 68.6 Feet

Overview: Pony/through plate girder bridge over Amtrak Northeast Corridor on Park Ave/RI 12
History: Built 1906; rehabilitated 1991
Built: 1906

Location: Providence County

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Manville Bridge

Status: Open to traffic With 10 Ton Weight Limit
Scheduled to be replaced.

Location: 41.971012,-71.470090

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Carries Manville Hill Road over Blackstone River
Design: beam/stringer/steel
Design Details: Steel stringer
Total Length: 223.0 Feet
Span Length: 67.9 Feet

Overview: Modern deck truss bridge over Blackstone River on Manville Hill Road
History: Built In 1954 Rehabilitated 3 to 4 times since 2013.
Built: 1954

Location: Providence County

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Top Of The Deck Of Bridge.

Photo taken by Michael Delage in May 2006

360046

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2 bays of 4 spanning bridge.

Photo taken by Michael Delage in September 2006

360047

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Bridge Spanning The Blackstone River.

Photo taken by Michael Delage in August 2007

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Deterioration Of Understructure.

Photo taken by Michael Delage in January 2013

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Retrofit To Allow Bridge To Handle 10 Ton Limit.

Photo taken by Michael Delage in April 2013

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Manville Mill Trench

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 41.971494,-71.469639

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Carries Manville Hill Road over Manville Mill Trench
Design: culvert
Design Details:
Total Length: 86.9 Feet
Span Length: 18.0 Feet

Overview: Tunnels Under Road
History: Built Aproximatley 1860
Built: 1901

Location: Providence County

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Tunnel As Seen Under The Roadway Next To Manville Bridge.

Photo taken by Michael Delage in April 2012

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View Of Tunnel With Camera Flash.

Photo taken by Michael Delage in June 2009

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Closeup Of Construction Of The Manville Trench Tunnel.

Photo taken by Michael Delage in September 2008

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View Of Inside The Tunnel.

Photo taken by Michael Delage in August 2008

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Current View Of One Of The 4 Tunnels.

Photo taken by Michael Delage in June 2015

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Current View Of One Of The 4 Tunnels.

Photo taken by Michael Delage in June 2015

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NH - India Point Bridge (Old)

Status: Replaced by a new bridge

Location: 41.817040,-71.387410

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Carries New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad over Seekonk River
Design: truss/through/pratt
Design Details: Pratt through truss
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Seekonk River on New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad
History: Built 1867; replaced 1903
Built: 1867

Location: Providence County

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NH - India Point Bridge (Old)

Replaced in 1903 with another swing

Photo taken by Douglas Butler in January 2017

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Pratt Dam

Status: Open to pedestrians only

Location: 41.913523,-71.408827

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Carries Bike path over Blackstone River
Design: arch/deck/stone
Design Details: Stone arch
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Stone arch bridge over Blackstone River on Bike path
History:
Built:

Location: Providence County

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Cross Street Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 41.885896,-71.380679

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Carries CROSS ST over BLACKSTONE RIVER
Design: beam
Design Details:
Total Length: 163.1 Feet
Span Length: 82.0 Feet

Overview: Beam bridge over BLACKSTONE RIVER on CROSS ST
History:
Built: 1904

Location: Providence County

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Runnins River Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 41.808481,-71.339334

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Carries County Street over Runnins River
Design: arch/deck/closed
Design Details: Closed-spandrel arch
Total Length: 14.0 Feet
Span Length: 10.0 Feet

Overview: Closed-spandrel arch bridge over Runnins River on County Street
History:
Built:

Location: Providence County

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Runnins River Bridge

Published prior to 1923

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Whipple Bridge

Status: Replaced by a new bridge

Location: 41.910995,-71.402874

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Carries RI 122 (Lonsdale Avenue) over Blackstone River
Design: arch/deck/closed
Design Details: Closed-spandrel arch
Total Length: 228.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Lost Closed-spandrel arch bridge over Blackstone River on RI 122 (Lonsdale Avenue)
History: Built 1917; replaced 1979
Built: 1917

Location: Providence County

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Whipple Bridge

Published prior to 1923

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Randall Street Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 41.836519,-71.411703

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Carries Randall Street over Moshassuck River
Design: beam/stringer/steel
Design Details: Steel stringer
Total Length: 50.5 Feet
Span Length: 44.9 Feet

Overview: Steel stringer bridge over Moshassuck River on Randall Street
History: Built 1916
Built: 1916

Location: Providence County

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Taken for the Rhode Island Historic Resources Archive

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Blackstone River Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 41.927000,-71.430900

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Carries Martin Street over Blackstone River
Design: beam/stringer/steel
Design Details: Steel stringer
Total Length: 155.5 Feet
Span Length: 77.1 Feet

Overview: Steel stringer bridge over Blackstone River on Martin Street
History: Built 1810; rehabilitated 2007
Built: 1810

Location: Providence County

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East Side Trolley Tunnel

Status: Open to buses only

Location: 41.827541,-71.401780

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Carries Bus Lane (Originally Rhodse Island Co. Trolleys) over College Hill
Design: tunnel
Design Details: Tunnel
Total Length: 2000.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Tunnel under College Hill on Bus Lane (Originally Rhodse Island Co. Trolleys)
History: Built 1914; Track removed and tunnel reconfigured for Bus/Trolleybus use.
Built: 1914

Location: Providence County

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Published prior to 1923

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Published prior to 1923

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Henderson Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 41.829253,-71.378094

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Carries Henderson Expressway over Seekonk River
Design: beam/stringer/steel
Design Details: Steel stringer
Total Length: 2050.0 Feet
Span Length: 250.0 Feet

Overview: Steel stringer bridge over Seekonk River on Henderson Expressway
History: Built 1969
Built: 1969

Location: Providence County

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PW - Blackstone River (Woonsocket Middle)

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 42.002121,-71.519642

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Carries P&W RR over Blackstone River
Design: girder/deck/plate
Design Details: Deck plate girder
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Deck plate girder bridge over Blackstone River on P&W RR
History:
Built:

Location: Providence County

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PW Woonsocket middle bridge

looking north

Photo taken by Edward J. Ozog in 1982

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AMTK - Woonasquatucket River Bridge

Status: Removed but not replaced

Location: 41.827002,-71.411327

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Carries Amtrak RR over Woonasquatucket River
Design: truss/deck
Design Details: Deck truss
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Lost Deck truss bridge over Woonasquatucket River on Amtrak RR
History: Removed in 1986 with Providence Station relocation
Built: 1892

Location: Providence County

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Amtrak - Woonasquatucket River Bridge

looking west towards old station

HAER Photo taken by William E Barrett

467000

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Amtrak - Woonasquatucket River Bridge

looking southeast

HAER Photo taken by William E Barrett

467001

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Amtrak - Woonasquatucket River Bridge

looking west

HAER Photo taken by William E Barrett

467002

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Amtrak - Woonasquatucket River Bridge

HAER Photo taken by William E Barrett

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Gansett Avenue Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 41.789750,-71.452394

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Carries Gansett Avenue over Washington Secondary Trail
Design: arch/deck/closed
Design Details: Closed-spandrel arch
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Closed-spandrel arch bridge over Washington Secondary Trail on Gansett Avenue
History:
Built:

Location: Providence County

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Gansett Avenue Bridge

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AMTK - Gaspee Street Bridge

Status: Removed but not replaced

Location: 41.825278,-71.415022

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Carries Amtrak over Gaspee Street
Design: girder/deck/plate
Design Details: Deck plate girder
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Lost Deck plate girder bridge over Gaspee Street on Amtrak
History: Removed with Providence Station relocation
Built:

Location: Providence County

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Amtrak - Gaspee Street Bridge

looking north

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Lonsdale Co. Mill RR - Blackstone River Bridge

Status: Removed but not replaced

Location: 41.913547,-71.408847

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Carries Lonsdale Co. Mill RR over Blackstone River
Design: truss/pony/warren
Design Details: Warren pony truss and through girders
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Lost Warren pony truss bridge over Blackstone River on Lonsdale Co. Mill RR
History:
Built:

Location: Providence County

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Lonsdale Co. Mill RR - Blackstone River Bridge

looking north

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Central Street Pedestrian Bridge

Status: Removed but not replaced

Location: 41.886066,-71.385348

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Carries Central Street footpath over Amtrak
Design: girder/pony/plate
Design Details: Pony plate girder
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Lost Pony/through plate girder bridge over Amtrak on Central Street footpath
History: Built 1915
Built: 1915

Location: Providence County

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Amtrak - Central Street Pedestrian Bridge

looking south

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Crawford Street Bridge

Status: Replaced by a new bridge

Location: 41.824158,-71.408008

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Carries Crawford Street over Woonasquatucket River
Design: beam/stringer/steel
Design Details: Steel stringer
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Lost Steel stringer bridge over Woonasquatucket River on Crawford Street
History:
Built:

Location: Providence County

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Crawford Street Bridge

looking north in 1906

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Red Bridge

Status: Replaced by a new bridge in 1969

Location: 41.826694,-71.379794

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Carries Waterman Street over Seekonk River
Design: truss/through
Design Details: Through truss
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Lost Through truss swing bridge over Seekonk River on Waterman Street
History: Built 1895
Built: 1895

Location: Providence County

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Red Bridge

1950 view

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Red Bridge

1950 view

Photo from Providence Journal files

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Red Bridge

c1911

Photo from old postcard

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Tech drawing from Douglas Butler

Photo taken by Douglas Butler in November 2019

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Balbo Avenue Bridge

Status: Replaced by a new bridge

Location: 41.826145,-71.427155

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Carries Balbo Avenue over New Haven RR
Design: truss/through
Design Details: Through truss
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Lost Through truss bridge over New Haven RR on Balbo Avenue
History: Built 1905
Built: 1905

Location: Providence County

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NH - Balbo Avenue Bridge

1905 view

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NH - Apponaug Cove Bridge

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 41.696512,-71.453598

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Carries NYNH&H Shore Line over Apponaug Cove
Design: truss/through/pratt
Design Details: Through truss with deck girder approach
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Through truss bridge over Apponaug Cove on NYNH&H Shore Line
History: Through truss later replaced with steel beam
Built:

Location: Providence County

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New Haven - Apponaug Cove Bridge

looking east in 1904

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Broad Street Bridge

Status: Replaced by a new bridge

Location: 41.899030,-71.389801

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Carries Braod Street over Blackstone River
Design: truss/pony/bowstring
Design Details: Bowstring pony truss
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Lost Bowstring pony truss bridge over Blackstone River on Broad Street
History:
Built:

Location: Providence County

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Broad Street Bridge

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Louisquisset Pike Bridge

Status: Replaced by a new bridge in 2020

Location: 41.934783,-71.466416

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Carries RI 146 Ed Dowl Hwy over RI 116 Washington Hwy
Design: frame/concrete
Design Details: Concrete rigid frame
Total Length: 118.1 Feet
Span Length: 55.1 Feet

Overview: Lost Concrete rigid frame bridge over RI 116 Washington Hwy on RI 146 Ed Dowl Hwy
History: Built 1942
Built: 1942

Location: Providence County

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Louisquisset Pike Bridge

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I195 Bridge over Providence River

Status: Open to traffic

Location: 41.815106,-71.402442

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Carries I195 and US 6 over Providence River
Design: arch/through/steel
Design Details: Steel through arch
Total Length: 1235.3 Feet
Span Length: 400.0 Feet

Overview: Steel through arch bridge over Providence River on I195
History:
Built: 2007

Location: Providence County

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Photo taken by Patrick Gurwell in November 2015

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I195 Bridge over Providence River

Photo from 997wpro

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New London Avenue Overpass

Status: Open to pedestrians only

Location: 41.734614,-71.482951

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Carries New London Ave over Washington Secondary Trail
Design: arch/deck/closed
Design Details: Closed-spandrel arch
Total Length: 24.9 Feet
Span Length: 24.9 Feet

Overview: Closed-spandrel arch bridge over Washington Secondary Trail on New London Ave
History: Built 2000
Built: 2000

Location: Providence County

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Photo taken by Patrick Gurwell in March 2021

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Washington Secondary Trail - Pocasset River Arches

Status: Open to pedestrians only

Location: 41.786144,-71.457520

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Carries Washington Secondary Trail over Pocasset River
Design: arch/deck/stone
Design Details: Stone arch
Total Length: 0.0 Feet
Span Length: 0.0 Feet

Overview: Stone arch bridge over Pocasset River on Washington Secondary Trail
History:
Built:

Location: Providence County

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Special Bridge Conditions Legend: R - Former location of relocated bridge. ! - At risk for demolition or destruction. X - Confirmed demolished or collapsed. S  - Dismantled and/or in storage. L -  Severe loss of historic integrity due to alteration.

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