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Dalton Covered Bridge 29-07-05

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Dalton Covered Bridge

Photo taken by C Hanchey in October 2009

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BH Photo #147508

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    Facts 

    Overview
    Covered Queenspost/Long through truss bridge over Warner River on Joppa Road West in Warner
    Location
    Warner, Merrimack County, New Hampshire
    Status
    Open to traffic
    History
    Built 1853 by Joshua Sanborn; Rehabilitated 1963
    Builders
    - George Sawyer (Substructure Mason)
    - Joshua Sanborn (Superstructure Bridgewright)
    - Webster Davis (Substructure Mason)
    Design
    Covered Queenspost Through truss with Long truss elements
    Dimensions
    Length of largest span: 71.9 ft.
    Total length: 76.1 ft.
    Deck width: 12.8 ft.
    Vertical clearance above deck: 10.9 ft.
    Recognition
    Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on November 21, 1976
    Also called
    Joppa Road Bridge
    Approximate latitude, longitude
    +43.27692, -71.81129   (decimal degrees)
    43°16'37" N, 71°48'41" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
    Approximate UTM coordinates
    19/271882/4795404 (zone/easting/northing)
    Quadrangle map:
    Warner
    Average daily traffic (as of 2013)
    100
    Inventory numbers
    NRHP 76000221 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
    WGCB 29-07-05 (World Guide to Covered Bridges number)
    BH 24989 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
    Inspection report (as of October 2016)
    Overall condition: Fair
    Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
    Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
    Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
    View more at BridgeReports.com

    Update Log 

    • April 17, 2018: New photos from Richard Doody
    • August 6, 2017: New photos from Michael Quiet
    • November 13, 2015: New Street View added by Erik Hoffman
    • November 13, 2015: New photos from Mike Garland
    • October 31, 2010: Updated by Steve: Corrected GPS Location
    • October 12, 2009: Updated by C Hanchey: Bridge is called the Dalton Bridge; Added NRHP info

    Sources 

    • C Hanchey - cmh2315fl [at] yahoo [dot] com
    • Mike Garland - Rapier342 [at] comcast [dot] net
    • Erik Hoffman - edh4801 [at] gmail [dot] com
    • Michael Quiet - mquiet [at] gmail [dot] com
    • Richard Doody

    Comments 

    Dalton Bridge
    Posted October 31, 2010, by Steve (mv_jct [at] yahoo [dot] com)

    Also known as the Joppa Bridge as it carries the town road of Joppa Road West.