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Bypassed Ammonoosuc River Bridge

Photo taken by C Hanchey in October 2009

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BH Photo #147468

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Overview
Skewed Pratt through truss bridge over Ammonoosuc River on former U.S. 302 (NH 10)
Location
Grafton County, New Hampshire
Status
Open to pedestrians only
History
Built 1928 by the American Bridge Co.; Bypassed by new bridge in 1983
Builder
- American Bridge Co. of New York
Design
Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Span length: 140.1 ft.
Total length: 140.1 ft.
Deck width: 24.0 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 14.7 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Also called
Bypassed Ammonoosuc River Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.27139, -71.63139   (decimal degrees)
44°16'17" N, 71°37'53" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
19/289992/4905383 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Bethlehem
Inventory number
BH 24892 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • August 1, 2017: New photos from Michael Quiet
  • June 2, 2014: New photos from Michael Quiet
  • September 11, 2011: New Street View added by J.P.
  • October 11, 2009: Updated by C Hanchey: Added bridge builder

Sources 

  • C Hanchey - cmh2315fl [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Michael Quiet - mquiet [at] gmail [dot] com