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Fort River Bridge

Fort River Bridge

Primary Photographer(s): Nathan Holth

Bridge Documented: August 30, 2019

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Key Facts

Facility Carried / Feature Intersected
Pedestrian Walkway Over Fort River
Location
Amherst: Hampshire County, Massachusetts: United States

Technical Facts

Rehabilitation Date
1997
Main Span Length
60 Feet (18 Meters)
Structure Length
60 Feet (18 Meters)
Roadway Width
8 Feet (2.44 Meters)
Spans
1 Main Span(s)
NBI Number
Not Applicable

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Bridge Documentation

This is one of the oldest surviving lenticular pony truss bridges in the country. At the time this bridge was built, the Berlin Iron Bridge Company was known as the Corrugated Metal Company.

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