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Old Lattice Bridge 29-05-06x

Photos 

Reposted from lostbridges.org-Richard E. Roy Collection under Fair use-https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fair_use

BH Photo #334112

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Town lattice truss w/supplemental arches bridge over Pemigewasset River on Staple Rock Park Rd
Location
Grafton County, New Hampshire
Status
Destroyed by fire
History
Built 1878; Burned 1971
Design
Town lattice through truss with supplemental arches
Dimensions
Total length: 182.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.97638, -71.67899   (decimal degrees)
43°58'35" N, 71°40'44" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
19/285126/4872738 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Woodstock
Inventory numbers
WGCB 29-05-06x (World Guide to Covered Bridges number)
BH 68780 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • August 3, 2015: Added by Royce and Bobette Haley

Sources 

  • Royce and Bobette Haley - roycehaley111 [at] yahoo [dot] com

Comments 

Old Lattice Bridge
Posted August 3, 2015, by Will Truax (Bridgewright [at] gmail [dot] com)

I don't remember the fire, but I remember this bridge.

This would be categorized both locally and in the trade as a Town with Supplemental Arches (to signify their being added and not original equipment)