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Pleasant Valley Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Doug Kerr in February 2011

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BH Photo #195596

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Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over West Branch Farmington River on CT 181 in Barkhamsted
Location
Barkhamsted, Litchfield County, Connecticut
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1939; rehabilitated 1986
Design
Parker through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 232.0 ft.
Total length: 238.9 ft.
Deck width: 27.9 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 15.6 ft.
Also called
Barkhamsted Bridge
West Branch Farmington River Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.91270, -72.98785   (decimal degrees)
41°54'46" N, 72°59'16" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/666872/4642040 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
New Hartford
Average daily traffic (as of 2013)
6,600
Inventory numbers
CT 1496 (Connecticut bridge number)
BH 12141 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of April 2015)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 48.4 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • July 4, 2014: Updated by Chester Gehman: Corrected name
  • October 5, 2013: Updated by Brent Tindall: Adjusted GPS coordinates
  • March 21, 2011: New photos from Doug Kerr
  • March 19, 2011: Updated by J.P.: updated location

Sources 

  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Doug Kerr
  • Brent Tindall - bizzat219 [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Chester Gehman - gehmanc2000 [at] yahoo [dot] com