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Boston to Pittsfield, station no. 117, Pittsfield

Item Information

Title:
Boston to Pittsfield, station no. 117, Pittsfield
Contributor:
Massachusetts. Commission to Improve the Highways of the Commonwealth
Date:
1892
Format:
Photographs
Location:
State Library of Massachusetts
Collection (local):
Massachusetts Department of Transportation
Series:
Highway Division Photographs
Subjects:
Roads--Massachusetts--Pittsfield--Photographs
Roads--Massachusetts--Photographs
Places:
MassachusettsBerkshire (county)Pittsfield
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Publisher:
Commonwealth of Massachusetts, Commission to Improve the Highways of the Commonwealth
Notes:
Pittsfield 117 --Caption title. Width of road: 25 ft. Traveled way: width 21 ft., grade 3 ft. per 100. Surface: crowned 8 in., hard and smooth where it has been travelled. Like sample 117 material: gravel that makes a hard, smooth road sides: right, grass embankment slopes down, left, grass embankment slopes down gutters: right, natural slope, left, natural slope sidewalks: right, none, left, none. Remarks: An excellent gravel road. Photograph accompanies the Report of the Commission to Improve the Highways of the Commonwealth, 1893.
Identifier:
ocn493276387