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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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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
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 (as of 12/2015)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 0.0 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2013)
100

Update Log 

  • 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

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.