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Waldo-Hancock Bridge

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General Information

Structural Type: Suspension bridge
Function / usage: Motorway bridge / freeway bridge
Built: 1929 - 1931
Status: out of service

Geographic Information & Related Structures

Location: Verona Island, Hancock County, Maine, USA, North America
  • Penobscot River
Next to Downeast Gateway Bridge (2006)

Technical Information


main span 244 m
total length 622 m
height above valley floor or water 41 m
pylon pylon height 72 m


cables steel
pylons steel
deck truss steel


16 November 1931

Opened to traffic.

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Internal Information
Structure-ID: 20001116
Created: 20/10/2000
Last Updated: 22/07/2014