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Brockton in Plymouth County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Brockton Railroad Viaducts and Bridges

Massachusetts Historic Civil Engineering Landmark

 
 
Brockton Railroad Viaducts and Bridges Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 19, 2018
1. Brockton Railroad Viaducts and Bridges Marker
Inscription.  

Completed 1895 • Dedicated 1986

 
Erected 1986 by the Boston Society of Civil Engineers Section/ASCE.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Bridges & ViaductsMan-Made FeaturesRailroads & Streetcars. In addition, it is included in the Historic Civil Engineering Landmarks series list.
 
Location. 42° 5.047′ N, 71° 0.982′ W. Marker is in Brockton, Massachusetts, in Plymouth County. Marker is on Centre Street (Massachusetts Route 123) west of Commercial Street, on the right when traveling west. Marker is on the stone railroad overpass wall, next to the stairway leading to the Brockton station platform. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Brockton MA 02302, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away); War Memorial (approx. 6 miles away); A4D-2 (A-4B) Skyhawk (approx. 6.6 miles away); History of NAS South Weymouth
Brockton Railroad Viaducts and Bridges Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 19, 2018
2. Brockton Railroad Viaducts and Bridges Marker
(approx. 6.6 miles away); Shea Field Memorial Grove (approx. 6.6 miles away); The Old Bay Road (approx. 7.7 miles away); Town of Randolph (approx. 7.8 miles away); Borderland (approx. 7.8 miles away).
 
Brockton Railroad Bridge and Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 19, 2018
3. Brockton Railroad Bridge and Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 4, 2018. It was originally submitted on June 4, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 109 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on June 4, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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