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The worker under the bridge

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Cut Bridge Sunset

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Re-Run Inside the Blynman Bridge Control House Part II

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Re-Run Inside the Blynman Bridge Control House Part I

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Chickity Check It- Blynman Bridge Watch

Blynman Bridge Watch is brought to you by the folks at the http://blynmanwatch.wordpress.com/ blog

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Outward Bound Sail Boats “Trying” to row Under the Blyman Bridge. Gloucester, Massachusetts

Paul Frontiero Video Fail. They get an A for effort though.  :grin:

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Cut Bridge

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Beautiful Industry- Blynman Bridge

Note to boaters-  If you think it’s gonna be close, don’t chance it and try to sneak under.  I got a feeling it’s just not gonna be worth it to slam into one of those huge I beams head on … Continue reading

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Beautiful Industry- Blynman Canal Bridgehouse Controls

It’s unreal that this control panel is close to a hundred years old and still gets the job done.  I bet if it was replaced by some new equipment that the new equipment would break down every 5 years or … Continue reading

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Part II of the Video Inside The Blynman Brindge Control House

Part II of the Video Inside The Blynman Brindge Control House For Good Morning Gloucester

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Who was Blynman?

The Blynman Bridge and the Blynman School were named for Rev. Richard Blynman, the first minister of the town. The History of the Town of Gloucester, written by John James Babson in 1860, has the interesting background of the bridge … Continue reading

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Blynman Canal Bridge 1907

Steve Lake, The Cut Bridge Operator Shared This Photo Of The Bridge As It Stood In 1907. If you look under the bridge you can see at low tide it went aground. Blynman Canal Bridge 1907, originally uploaded by captjoe06.

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Inside The Blynman Bridge Control House Video

Bridge Operator Steve Lake Shows Us Around The Blynman Bridge Control House Mike Lindberg asked to see inside the Bridge Control House On Friday. You ask.  We deliver!

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Blynman Canal Bridgehouse Span Position Indicator

Blynman Canal Bridgehouse, originally uploaded by captjoe06. This is on the huge old control board at the Cut Bridge.  Video will be coming up in a couple hours.   I’ll be releasing the pictures from inside the Control House all … Continue reading

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Blynman Canal Bridgehouse

Mike Lindberg sent in a suggestion that he would like to see the inside of the Blynman Bridge Control House. Blynman Canal Bridgehouse, originally uploaded by captjoe06. That was a fantastic idea!  How many of us have driven past the … Continue reading

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Blynman Canal Bridgehouse Operator Steve Lake

Mike Lindberg, you asked yesterday to get some footage inside the Blynman Canal Bridge Operator House. You got it.   Look for the video series all next week with pictures! Blynman Canal Bridgehouse Operator Steve Lake, originally uploaded by captjoe06.

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