The Official Website of The Massachusetts Department of Transportation - Highway Division

Essex-Merrimac (site of the Chain) Bridge

Home > Departments > Environmental Services > Cultural Resources Unit > Historic Bridge Inventory > Essex-Merrimac (site of the Chain) Bridge
 

Historic Bridge Inventory

Essex-Merrimac (site of the Chain) Bridge

  • Bridge Department: A07014/N11010
  • Town Name: Amesbury/Newburyport
  • Facility Carried: MAIN ST
  • Feature Intersected: MERRIMACK RIVER
  • Date Caveats regarding entries under Date: 1909
  • Bridge Type Caveats regarding entries under Type: Suspension
  • MACRIS Number: AME.903
  • Description: Steel wire cable suspension, with pony truss stiffened deck
Translation Disabled  | Translation Support