Herbert St. Bridge Work – Framingham MA

Description

The Works Progress Administration (W.P.A.) conducted bridge work at Herbert St. and Beaver Dam Brook in Framingham, Mass. in 1939-40. According to the 1940 Town Report:

The old wooden bridge over the Beaver Dam Brook at Herbert Street, which had become unsafe, was replaced with a reinforced concrete structure, including new concrete abutments, wing walls and slab. Concrete curbing and sidewalks and bituminout concrete pavement were constructed on the approached to the new bridge.

Source notes

Annual Report of the Town of Framingham for the Year Ending December 31, 1939 (pg. 189).
Annual Report of the Town of Framingham for the Year Ending December 31, 1940 (pg. 144).

Project originally submitted by Evan Kalish on January 5, 2017.

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Location Info


Herbert St.
Framingham, MA

Location notes: At Beaver Dam Brook

Coordinates: 42.270171, -71.413120

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