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Baker River Bridge

Photos 

photo

Courtesy of the Boston Public Library, Leslie Jones Collection

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

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BH Photo #309025

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over Baker River on US 3 in Plymouth
Location
Plymouth, Grafton County, New Hampshire
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1930
Builder
- Berlin Construction Co. of Berlin, Connecticut
Design
Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 168.0 ft.
Total length: 171.9 ft.
Deck width: 24.0 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 12.0 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.76806, -71.68583   (decimal degrees)
43°46'05" N, 71°41'09" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
19/283825/4849618 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Plymouth
Inventory number
BH 24881 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 07/2015)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Appraisal: Functionally obsolete
Sufficiency rating: 49.8 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2013)
6,300

Update Log 

  • May 22, 2015: New photos from Royce and Bobette Haley
  • May 18, 2015: Updated by Royce and Bobette Haley: Added Builder
  • November 26, 2014: Photo imported by Dave King
  • September 11, 2011: New Street View added by J.P.

Sources 

  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Royce and Bobette Haley - roycehaley111 [at] yahoo [dot] com