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East Main Street Bridge 1897

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Avon Circa 1915

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BH Photo #380390

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Overview
Lost Through truss bridge over Farmington River
Location
Avon, Hartford County, Connecticut
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Replaced a covered pony truss washed out in 1896.
Design
Parker through truss
Also called
Farmington River at Avon CT (Older)
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.80679, -72.82260   (decimal degrees)
41°48'24" N, 72°49'21" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/680876/4630616 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Avon
Inventory number
BH 75800 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • February 26, 2018: New photos from Chester Gehman
  • February 25, 2017: Added by Dana and Kay Klein

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