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Smith River Road Bridge #3

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Description 

One of three very similar pony plate girder bridges built in 1937-41 to carry NH 104 over the Smith River between Danbury and Bristol. When NH 104 was rerouted on a new alignment in the 1970s, this bridge remained on the old Smith River Road for local access.

Facts 

Overview
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Smith River on Smith River Road (formerly NH 104)
Location
Grafton County, New Hampshire, and Merrimack County, New Hampshire
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1937, reconstructed 2002
Design
Pony plate girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 96.1 ft.
Total length: 107.9 ft.
Deck width: 26.9 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.55076, -71.81116   (decimal degrees)
43°33'03" N, 71°48'40" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
19/272919/4825818 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Danbury
Inventory number
BH 68537 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • July 17, 2015: Updated by Roger Deschner: Added, with street view

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Sources 

  • Roger Deschner - rogerdeschner [at] gmail [dot] com