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Westport Railroad Bridge
Primary Photographer(s): Nathan Holth
Bridge Documented: August 27, 2019
Westport: Fairfield County, Connecticut: United States
Main Span Length
98.0 Feet (29.9 Meters)
459.0 Feet (139.9 Meters)
1 Main Span(s)
and 5 Approach Span(s)
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This railroad bridge, configured as two parallel bridges of identical design, contains a small plate girder bascule span that is among the oldest surviving Scherzer rolling lift bascules in the country. Sadly, only a few very poor obstructed photos are currently available for this bridge. If anyone has better photos they are willing to share, please contact us! A few HAER photos are also included in the gallery.
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