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NAUG - Jericho Bridge

Photo 

Jericho Bridge

Taken from Naugatauk Railroad train at dusk

Photo taken by Alexander D. Mitchell IV in May 2016

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BH Photo #354042

Map 

Description 

Five-span bridge on a curve with four deck plate girder spans bracketing a single beam span located in the middle.

Facts 

Overview
Deck plate girder bridge over Naugatuck River on Naugatuck Railroad
Location
Thomaston, Litchfield County, Connecticut
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1907
Railroads
- Naugatuck Railroad (NAUG)
- New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad (NH)
- Railroad Museum of New England (NAUG; RMNE)
Design
Deck plate girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 65.0 ft.
Total length: 302.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.63083, -73.07716   (decimal degrees)
41°37'51" N, 73°04'38" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/660165/4610574 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory numbers
CT 09110R (Connecticut bridge number)
BH 62497 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • May 24, 2016: New photo from Alexander D. Mitchell IV
  • August 15, 2014: Added by Ian Martin

Related Bridges 

Sources 

  • Ian Martin
  • ConnDOT
  • Alexander D. Mitchell IV