Joseph Ross, 19th Century Ipswich bridge builder — Historic Ipswich

Joseph Ross (1822-1903) is best known for designing the first movable span bridge in the country, which he patented in 1849 at the age of 26, and became the most common railroad bridge type in the Boston area. His corporation Joseph Ross & Sons was highly successful.

Joseph Ross, 19th Century Ipswich bridge builder — Historic Ipswich

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