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This is a single suspension bridge from my historical inventory of suspension bridges. Follow the Inventory link for more information about the inventory.
Rumford, Maine, USA (Androscoggin River)
Bridgemeister ID:1696
O'Donnell ID:766
Coordinates:N 44.55148 W 70.54430
Maps:Acme, Google, MapQuest
Use:Footbridge and Pipeline
Status:In use
Main cables:Wire (steel)
Main span:300f
  • John A Roebling's Son Co. added the pipeline onto an existing footbridge. From a Roebling ad: "... supports a 400 foot section of the 30 inch diameter water line (capacity 12,000,000 gpd) across the Androscoggin River. A substantial saving was accomodated by erecting this bridge with its 300 ft. center span adjacent to and attached to an existing footbridge."
  • See (pipeline bridge) - Rumford, Maine, USA. The pipelines were constructed as part of the same project.
Photo by David Denenberg

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