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

Last Wooden Bridge

 
 
Last Wooden Bridge Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bryan Simmons, December 21, 2011
1. Last Wooden Bridge Marker
Inscription. These arches replace the last wooden bridge on the main line constructed in 1880
Henry A. Whitney pres't.
Albert A. Folsom sup't.
George F. Folsom Eng'r.
 
Erected 1880.
 
Location. 41° 55.275′ N, 71° 17.932′ W. Marker is in Attleboro, Massachusetts, in Bristol County. Marker is on South Main St. (Massachusetts Route 152), on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. The site runs along the railroad tracks behind the Dodgeville mill. Marker is in this post office area: Attleboro MA 02703, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Teixeira-Ruggio Square (approx. 0.8 miles away); Revolutionary War Memorial (approx. one mile away); In Memory of Anthony Perry (approx. 1.1 miles away); POW*MIA 9-11 Memorial (approx. 1.1 miles away); Korean War Memorial (approx. 1.1 miles away); World War II Memorial (approx. 1.1 miles away); Vietnam Veteran's Memorial (approx. 1.2 miles away); The Great War Memorial (approx. 1.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Attleboro.
 
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Last Wooden Bridge Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bryan Simmons, December 21, 2011
2. Last Wooden Bridge Marker
This is the bridge connected to the mill race. The marker is facing away on the top of the bridge
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 25, 2012, by Bryan Simmons of Attleboro, Massachusetts. This page has been viewed 527 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 25, 2012, by Bryan Simmons of Attleboro, Massachusetts. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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