Moose Brook bridge (B&M Berlin Branch) to be rebuilt!

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Moose Brook bridge (B&M Berlin Branch) to be rebuilt!

Postby elecuyer » Mon Sep 11, 2017 9:49 am

The Wiscasset, Waterville & Farmington (WW&F) Railway Museum "Narrow Bridge Ahead!" Campaign is asking for $50,000 in donations for site preparation and erection of "Moose Brook" bridge to carry the Museum's reconstruction of the two foot, narrow gauge WW&F Railway across Trout Brook in Alna, Maine. The bridge, originally constructed near Gorham in 1918 on the Berlin (NH) Branch of the Boston & Maine Railroad, is a historically-significant example of a Howe Boxed Pony Truss bridge, one of only eight surviving examples of such a design. This effort is being performed in conjunction with the National Society for the Preservation of Covered Bridges and the National Park Service.

To learn more about this important project, and to contribute, please see:
Support the WW&F's Narrow Bridge Ahead!
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