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Edgell Covered Bridge 29-05-11

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Edgell Covered Bridge

Edgell Covered Bridge in a blowing snow storm. This bridge was built in 1885, so has seen many storms like it.

Photo taken January 2010 by Flickr user jcbwalsh

License: Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial (CC BY-NC)

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BH Photo #281362

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Facts 

Overview
Covered bridge over Clay Brook on River Road in Lyme
Location
Grafton County, New Hampshire
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1885; rehabilitated 1970
Design
Covered Through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 115.2 ft.
Total length: 149.0 ft.
Deck width: 15.7 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 8.7 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Also called
River Road Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.86783, -72.16474   (decimal degrees)
43°52'04" N, 72°09'53" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/727822/4861100 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Lyme
Inventory number
BH 24926 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 10/2015)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 24.5 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2012)
160

Update Log 

  • May 25, 2016: Updated by Janis Ford: Corrected coordinates.
  • January 7, 2016: New photos from Mike Garland
  • April 8, 2014: Photos imported by Dave King
  • September 11, 2011: New Street View added by J.P.

Sources 

  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Mike Garland - Rapier342 [at] comcast [dot] net
  • Janis Ford