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Montreal River Railway Bridge

Montreal River Railway Bridge

Primary Photographer(s): C. Hanchey, CC BY-NC 2.0, flickr.com/photos/21953562@N07/

Bridge Documented: August 9, 2017

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Key Facts

Facility Carried / Feature Intersected
Railroad (Ontario Northland Railway) Over Montreal River
Location
Latchford: Timiskaming District, Ontario: Canada
Construction Date and Builder / Engineer
1904 By Builder/Contractor: Dominion Bridge Company of Montréal, Québec

Technical Facts

Rehabilitation Date
Not Available or Not Applicable
Main Span Length
125 Feet (38 Meters)
Structure Length
395 Feet (120 Meters)
Roadway Width
Not Available
Spans
3 Main Span(s)
NBI Number
Not Applicable

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Bridge Documentation

This is a somewhat lightweight example of a railway through truss bridge. The railroad bridge consists of three-span 38.1 m (125 ft) Pratt through truss spans. It was built in 1904 by the Dominion Bridge Company of Montreal for the Temiskaming and Northern Ontario Railway. The railway was renamed the Ontario Northland Railway in 1946. The portal bracing on this bridge has been replaced and altered.

 

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