Rating:
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Town Bridge Road Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Doug Kerr

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BH Photo #178114

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over Farmington River on Town Bridge Road in Canton
Location
Canton, Hartford County, Connecticut
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1895 by the Berlin Iron Bridge Co.; rehabilitated 1989
Builder
- Berlin Iron Bridge Co. of East Berlin, Connecticut
Design
Parker through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 160.1 ft.
Total length: 171.9 ft.
Deck width: 14.4 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 12.7 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on August 5, 1999
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.82459, -72.92808   (decimal degrees)
41°49'29" N, 72°55'41" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/672066/4632375 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Collinsville
Inventory numbers
CT 5222 (Connecticut bridge number)
NRHP 99000923 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
BH 12115 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 12/2015)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 14.3 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2014)
212

Update Log 

  • June 20, 2016: Updated by Christopher Finigan: Added category "Pin-connected"
  • July 6, 2014: New Street View added by Ralph Demars
  • July 2, 2014: Updated by Chester Gehman: Added NHRP listing

Related Bridges 

Sources 

  • Doug Kerr
  • Historicbridges.org - by Nathan Holth
  • Chester Gehman - gehmanc2000 [at] yahoo [dot] com

Comments 

Town Bridge Road Bridge
Posted January 29, 2015, by ArtS (asuckewer [at] knite [dot] com)
Town Bridge Road Bridge
Posted January 27, 2015, by ArtS (asuckewer [at] knite [dot] com)
Town Bridge Road Bridge
Posted January 17, 2015, by ArtS (asuckewer [at] knite [dot] com)
Town Bridge Road Bridge
Posted May 23, 2014, by ArtS (asuckewer [at] knite [dot] com)

The town is deciding whether the repair or destroy:

http://canton-ct.patch.com/groups/politics-and-elections/p/r...