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abutments Act to authorize Albany railroad April 14 Asphalt authorize the cities Beacon street board of aldermen board of harbor Boston and Cambridge bridge and avenue bridge over Charles Cambridge side Cambridge to construct cantilevers cast iron cement mortar Chapter one hundred Charles river city base City Engineer city of Boston city of Cambridge clear opening concrete foundation construct a bridge construct and maintain coping-course depths diameter draw-pier draw-span dressed to lay drill or dog eighteen hundred expense face of pier fixed spans floor-beams and sidewalk-brackets Front street Grand Junction harbor and land harbor lines hard-pine HARVARD BRIDGE Hugh O'Brien hundred and eighty-two land commissioners LEANDER GREELEY Cambridge lj-in main girders maintain a bridge Mayor of Boston Mayor of Cambridge oak piles passage of vessels piers 11 pitched to line plate girders Portland cement roadway Sect shown on Plate sidewalk sioners street-cars third Commissioner turntable vertical joints West Chester park
Page 6 - bridge, but they shall jointly proceed to construct the same in accordance with plans to be submitted to and approved by the councils of said cities concurrently, and by the said board of harbor and land commissioners. SECT. 3. Each city may within its own limits purchase or
Page 8 - not exceeding six per cent, per annum, and shall be payable at such time not less than ten nor more than thirty years from their respective dates as shall be determined by said cities respectively, and expressed upon the face of the bonds. Nothing, however, contained herein shall warrant an increase of municipal indebtedness beyond the
Page 11 - SECT. 3. Said commissioners, with the approval of the boards of aldermen of the two cities, and of the board of harbor and land commissioners, and subject to the provisions of Chapter one hundred and fifty-five of the Acts of the .year eighteen hundred and eighty-two, may change, alter, and modify the plans of said bridge.
Page 5 - AN ACT TO AUTHORIZE THE CITIES OF BOSTON AND CAMBRIDGE TO CONSTRUCT AND MAINTAIN A BRIDGE OVER CHARLES RIVER. Be it enacted, etc., as follows: SECTION 1. The cities of Boston and Cambridge are authorized to
Page 6 - avenue and Brighton avenue, in Boston, to the junction of the Boston and Albany railroad with Putnam avenue, extended, in Cambridge. Said bridge shall have a draw with a clear opening of at least
Page 7 - The care and management of said bridge and draw shall be vested in a board of commissioners consisting of one person from each city, chosen in accordance with such ordinances as said cities shall
Page 7 - board of commissioners consisting of one person from each city, chosen in accordance with such ordinances as said cities shall respectively establish, and until such commissioners are chosen the mayors of said cities shall
Page 10 - AN ACT IN FURTHER AMENDMENT OF AN ACT TO AUTHORIZE THE CITIES OF BOSTON AND CAMBRIDGE TO CONSTRUCT AND MAINTAIN A BRIDGE OVER CHARLES RIVER. Be it enacted, etc., as follows: SECTION
Page 9 - 1885.] AN ACT TO AMEND AN ACT TO AUTHORIZE THE CITIES OF BOSTON AND CAMBRIDGE TO CONSTRUCT AND MAINTAIN A BRIDGE OVER CHARLES RIVER. Be it enacted, etc., as follows: