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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,  
ntact 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
2005 Engineering Report (in PDF Format)
History of the
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Daily Times Article about the bridge
2009 Engineering Report (In PDF