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Shelburne Falls Bridge of Flowers
Atlas Maps showing bridge and area in 1909 and 1919
Additional pictures of  the Trolley
Bridge
There is a trolley bridge, built in 1904, which has a certain industrial elegance and sylvan charm (See
pictures below). The bridge, a Warren Pony-Truss (where the deck rests upon the trusses)  is
connected to the  new
Darby Transportation Center   For information on the bridge project, contact
John Haigis, (610) 583-0788  For pictures of the draft of historical marker signs, click
here.
A possible model of what can be done
More information on the
bridge
2005 Engineering Report (in PDF
Format)
History of the
Bridge
TrolleyBridge
Powerpoint
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Daily Times Article about the
bridge
2009 Engineering Report (In PDF
Format)