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Ashuelot Covered Bridge 29-03-02

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Ashuelot Covered Bridge

Photo taken by C Hanchey in October 2009

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BH Photo #147564

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Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Covered bridge over Ashuelot River on Gunn Mountain Road in Winchester
Location
Winchester, Cheshire County, New Hampshire
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1864; rehabilitated 1999
Design
Town Lattice Truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 84.3 ft.
Total length: 173.6 ft.
Deck width: 11.8 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 9.7 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on February 20, 1981
Also called
Village Bridge
Village Station Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.77694, -72.42333   (decimal degrees)
42°46'37" N, 72°25'24" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/710783/4739265 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Hinsdale
Average daily traffic (as of 2013)
510
Inventory numers
NRHP 81000069 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
BH 24843 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of August 2016)
Overall condition: Good
Superstructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 26.9 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • August 24, 2016: New photos from John Loxton
  • October 29, 2015: New photos from Mike Garland
  • October 30, 2014: Updated by Will Truax: Added catagory
  • February 14, 2014: New photos from Jack Schmidt
  • September 11, 2011: New Street View added by J.P.
  • October 13, 2009: Updated by C Hanchey: Bridge is known as the Ashuelot Covered Bridge and is listed on the NRHP

Sources 

  • C Hanchey - cmh2315fl [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Wikipedia
  • Jack Schmidt - jjturtle [at] earthlink [dot] net
  • Will Truax - Bridgewright [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Mike Garland - Rapier342 [at] comcast [dot] net
  • John Loxton

Comments 

Ashuelot Covered Bridge
Posted May 29, 2010, by david yates (david_y [at] bellsouth [dot] net)

Came across this bridge while biking the Ashuelot Rail to Trail and thought it deserved more pictures.