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Swansea in Bristol County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Miles (Myles) Bridge

 
 
Miles (Myles) Bridge Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bryan Simmons, 2011
1. Miles (Myles) Bridge Marker
Inscription. Miles (Myles) Bridge -1997- The first known bridge at this crossing of the Palmer River ca. 1736
 
Erected 1997.
 
Location. 41° 46.337′ N, 71° 16.953′ W. Marker is in Swansea, Massachusetts, in Bristol County. Marker is on Old Providence Road, on the left when traveling east. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Swansea MA 02777, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Site of Jonathan Barney - Mason Barney Shipyard (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Myles Garrison House Site (approx. 0.2 miles away); Orleans Manufacturing Co. (approx. 2.6 miles away); Vietnam Memorial (approx. 2.7 miles away in Rhode Island); Liberty Tree (approx. 2.8 miles away); Palmer River Pound (approx. 2.8 miles away); Site of Original Oak Swamp Church (approx. 2.9 miles away); Washington St. (approx. 3 miles away in Rhode Island). Click for a list of all markers in Swansea.
 
Categories. Bridges & ViaductsColonial EraWaterways & Vessels
 
Miles (Myles) Bridge Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bryan Simmons, June 2012
2. Miles (Myles) Bridge Marker
Palmer River image. Click for full size.
By Bryan Simmons, June 2012
3. Palmer River
Miles (Myles) Bridge image. Click for full size.
By Bryan Simmons, June 2012
4. Miles (Myles) Bridge
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bryan Simmons of Attleboro, Massachusetts. This page has been viewed 537 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Bryan Simmons of Attleboro, Massachusetts. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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