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Pont Ferroviaire de la Rivière des Anglais (English River Railway Bridge)

Pont Ferroviaire de la Rivière des Anglais (English River Railway Bridge)

Primary Photographer(s): Nathan Holth and Susie Babcock

Bridge Documented: July 4, 2019

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Key Facts

Facility Carried / Feature Intersected
Railroad (Rail-Trail) Over Rivière des Anglais (English River)
Location
Rural: Montérégie, Québec: Canada
Construction Date and Builder / Engineer
By Builder/Contractor: Unknown

Technical Facts

Rehabilitation Date
Not Available or Not Applicable
Main Span Length
175 Feet (53 Meters)
Structure Length
175 Feet (53 Meters)
Roadway Width
Not Available
Spans
1 Main Span(s)
NBI Number
Not Applicable

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Bridge Documentation

This former railway bridge appears to normally serve a pedestrian trail, but in 2019 was temporarily used as a vehicular bridge, allowing for a detour, when a nearby bridge project took place. As such, HistoricBridges.org only has a few photos of this bridge showing the once-in-a-lifetime experience of driving over the bridge, but no detail photos are available. Length given is an estimate. The truss is an uncommon variety of Warren truss with a center "X" panel.

 

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