Piers under construction for bridge, Lubec, 1961

Contributed by Lubec Historical Society

Description

Construction of a bridge across Lubec Channel between Lubec and Campobello Island, New Brunswick, is documented in this photograph. Three piers appear complete, with a fourth under construction, The initial I beam is in place. According to notes on the rear of this photograph, this I beam is 125 feet long and weighs approximately 12 tons. September 8, 1961. The notes also name the photographer as Ronald MacDonald, who probably took a number of construction progress photographs.

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  • Title: Piers under construction for bridge, Lubec, 1961
  • Creator: McDonald, Ronald
  • Creation Date: 1961-09-08
  • Subject Date: 1961-09-08
  • Town: Lubec
  • County: Washington
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions: 7.4 cm x 9.7 cm
  • Local Code: Bridge 10 jpg
  • Collection: Bernard Ross
  • Object Type: Image

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Lubec Historical Society
135 Main Street, Lubec, ME 04652

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