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Cape Cod Canal Lift Bridge, Spanning Cape Cod Canal, Buzzards Bay, Barnstable County, MA



B&W Photos

HB555279
General View, West Side Of Bridge From Northwest Shore Of Canal, View To North

HB555280
Long General View, West Side Of Bridge From Northwest Shore Of Canal, View To North

HB555281
View Of Southeast Tower And Portal, Center Span In Motion, Being Lowered

HB555282
Detail, View Of Southeast Tower And Portal, Center Span In Motion, Being Lowered

HB555283
Southeast Tower And Portal, With Train Passing

HB555284
Detail, Southeast Tower And Portal

HB555285
Southeast Portal And Tower From Railbed, To Northwest

HB555286
Detail, Southeast Portal, View To North

HB555287
Southeast Portal, Ornamental Detail

HB555288
Detail, Southeast Span Through Canal, View Blocked By Steel, Clad Counter Weight, Water Span Raised Out Of View

HB555289
Detail, Southeast End, South Abutment (with $1 For Scale)


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Item Title


Location
Spanning Cape Cod Canal, Buzzards Bay, MA

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1968.

Notes
Survey number HAER MA-66

Collection
Historic American Engineering Record (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. GENERAL VIEW, WEST SIDE OF BRIDGE FROM NORTHWEST SHORE OF CANAL, VIEW TO NORTH
2. LONG GENERAL VIEW, WEST SIDE OF BRIDGE FROM NORTHWEST SHORE OF CANAL, VIEW TO NORTH
3. VIEW OF SOUTHEAST TOWER AND PORTAL, CENTER SPAN IN MOTION, BEING LOWERED
4. DETAIL, VIEW OF SOUTHEAST TOWER AND PORTAL, CENTER SPAN IN MOTION, BEING LOWERED
5. SOUTHEAST TOWER AND PORTAL, WITH TRAIN PASSING
6. DETAIL, SOUTHEAST TOWER AND PORTAL
7. SOUTHEAST PORTAL AND TOWER FROM RAILBED, TO NORTHWEST
8. DETAIL, SOUTHEAST PORTAL, VIEW TO NORTH
9. SOUTHEAST PORTAL, ORNAMENTAL DETAIL
10. DETAIL, SOUTHEAST SPAN THROUGH CANAL, VIEW BLOCKED BY STEEL, CLAD COUNTER WEIGHT, WATER SPAN RAISED OUT OF VIEW
11. DETAIL, SOUTHEAST END, SOUTH ABUTMENT (WITH $1 FOR SCALE)


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