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Gaspee Street Bridge, Gaspee Street at Providence Union Station Viaduct, Providence, Providence County, RI



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Location
Gaspee Street at Providence Union Station Viaduct, Providence, RI

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1968.

Notes
Survey number HAER RI-32
Building/structure dates: 1894 initial construction
Significance: The bridge is historically significant as part of the station viaduct which contributed to the regional transportation network. Unique construction techniques make the structure significant for its engineering.

Subjects
Civil Engineering
Railroad Bridges
Transportation


Related Names
Amtrak
Francis, George B.
Dawley, E. P.
Berlin Iron Company
New York, New Haven, Hartford Railroad
Barrett, William E., Photographer


Collection
Historic American Engineering Record (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. AERIAL VIEW, LOOKING NORTHWEST, SHOWING GASPEE STREET BRIDGE (IN RIGHT FOREGROUND)
2. LOOKING NORTH
3. LOOKING SOUTHEAST


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