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Lovejoy Covered Bridge 19-09-01

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19 09 01

Photo taken by Jack Schmidt Sep 21, 2002

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BH Photo #273221

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Facts 

Overview
Covered bridge over Ellis River on Covered Bridge Road
Location
Oxford County, Maine
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1868; rehabilitated 1984
Design
Covered Through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 58.1 ft.
Total length: 75.1 ft.
Deck width: 16.1 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 6.8 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on February 16, 1970
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.59356, -70.73331   (decimal degrees)
44°35'37" N, 70°43'60" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
19/362426/4939262 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
East Andover
Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
259
Inventory numbers
WGCB 19-09-01 (World Guide to Covered Bridges number)
NRHP 70000057 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
ME 1001 (Maine bridge number)
BH 19878 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of April 2016)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 36.5 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • April 13, 2018: New photos from Richard Doody
  • February 24, 2014: Photo imported by Dave King
  • February 4, 2014: Updated by Frank Hicks: Paddleford truss bridge per http://www.maine.gov/mdot/historicbridges/coveredbridges/lovejoybridge.htm

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