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Little Harbor Brook Bridge, Spanning Little Harbor Brook on Asticou-Jordan Pon, Northeast Harbor, Hancock County, ME



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Location
Spanning Little Harbor Brook on Asticou-Jordan Pon, Northeast Harbor vicinity, ME

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1968.

Notes
Survey number HAER ME-32
Unprocessed field note material exists for this structure (N339).
Building/structure dates: 1919 initial construction
Significance: Copied from a bridge in New York's Central Park, the Little Harbor Brook Bridge bears the Asticou-Jordan Pond carriage road across an intermittent stream on a shallow segmental arch. The bridge design was adapted for three other structures on the Rockefeller carriage road system on Mount Desert Island.

Subjects
Concrete Arch Bridges
Transportation
Bridge Construction


Related Names
B W Candage & Son
Bosworth, William Welles
Simpson, Paul D.
Rockefeller, John D.
Clement, A. E.
Simpson, Charles P.
Quin, Richard H., Historian


Collection
Historic American Engineering Record (Library of Congress)

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