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Keene Station Bridge

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Keene Station Bridge

Primary Photographer(s): Nathan Holth and Rick McOmber

Bridge Documented: July 22, 2012

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Key Facts

Facility Carried / Feature Intersected
Base Line Over Indian River
Location
Keene: Peterborough County, Ontario: Canada
Construction Date and Builder / Engineer
By Builder/Contractor: Dickson Bridge Works Company of Campbellford, Ontario

Technical Facts

Rehabilitation Date
Not Available or Not Applicable
Main Span Length
83 Feet (25 Meters)
Structure Length
83 Feet (25 Meters)
Roadway Width
Not Available
Spans
1 Main Span(s)
NBI Number
Not Applicable

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Bridge Documentation

This bridge's future is at risk!

Bridge Status: Slated for demolition and replacement in 2019.

In Ontario, many surviving metal truss bridges were built by the Hamilton Bridge Company, and many others were built by an unknown builder. As such, it is somewhat noteworthy when a metal truss bridge is definitively identified as having been built by a builder, and also by someone other than the Hamilton Bridge Company. This bridge is one such example. A traditionally composed riveted Warren pony truss with no major alterations to the trusses, this bridge was built by the Dickson Bridge Works of Campbellford, Ontario. The bridge appears to have had its deck stringers and deck surface replaced in more recent years.

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