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Ferry Street Railroad Bridge, Ferry Street over New Haven Railroad, New Haven, New Haven County, CT

Ferry Street Railroad Bridge, Ferry Street over New Haven Railroad, New Haven, New Haven County, CT

 
 
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Summary

Significance: Ferry Street Railroad Bridge is significant as a representative example of standard 20th-century truss construction; as a product of Boston Bridge Works, a regionally important bridge fabricator; and as part of the New Haven Railroad's extensive improvements to its freight facilities.
Survey number: HAER CT-54
Building/structure dates: 1912 Initial Construction
Building/structure dates: 1933 Subsequent Work
Building/structure dates: 1959 Subsequent Work

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Contributors

Historic American Engineering Record, creator
Boston Bridge Works, Incorporated
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Location

West Haven41.30827, -72.92788
Google Map of 41.308274, -72.9278835
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Library of Congress
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