Blackstone Canal
Factory Pond
Blackstone
7/19/12
View is up canal, towards the downstream former Southbridge & Blackstone Railroad bridge that will carry the bikeway, with the water level lowered.

Blackstone Canal
Factory Pond
Blackstone
7/19/12
Lowered water level shows under passages at bulkhead across canal

Blackstone Canal
Factory Pond
Blackstone
7/19/12
View from railroad bridge into the main pond. with the water lowered. The arc of water to the left is the canal channel with the remains of the towpath on the far edge.

Blackstone Canal
Factory Pond
Blackstone
7/19/12
The canal with the water lowered looking downstream from the western Southbridge & Blackstone railroad bridge. The towpath was on the left.

Blackstone Canal
Factory Pond
Blackstone
7/19/12
View under the western Southbridge & Blackstone railroad bridge with the water level lowered. The normal water line is above the wooden  verticals.

Blackstone Canal
Factory Pond
Blackstone
12/24/13
View east across the longer Factory Pond Bridge after rehab, but before deck is installed. Church Street is beyond at the small diamond sign. A tunnel is planned at this location to replace the bridge that once carried the street over the railroad.

Blackstone Canal
Factory Pond
Blackstone
12/24/13
Side view of the longer bridge after rehab.

Blackstone Canal
Factory Pond
Blackstone
12/24/13
Shorter Factory Pond Bridge looking west after repainting and abutment rehab.

Blackstone Canal
Factory Pond
Blackstone
6/15/14
Longer Factory Pond Bridge looking east towards Church Street tunnel site on completion of rehab.