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Keniston Covered Bridge 29-07-02

Photos 

Bridge St over Blackwater Rv Andover 01

View from the south side of the bridge.

Photo taken by David P. Timmins

BH Photo #126173

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Covered bridge over Blackwater River on Bridge Road in Andover
Location
Andover, Merrimack County, New Hampshire
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1882
Design
Covered Town lattice through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 52.2 ft.
Total length: 65.0 ft.
Deck width: 8.9 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 11.7 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on March 16, 1989
Also called
Bridge number 15.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.43472, -71.83611   (decimal degrees)
43°26'05" N, 71°50'10" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
19/270464/4812999 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Andover
Inventory numbers
WGCB 29-07-02 (World Guide to Covered Bridges number)
NRHP 89000190 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
BH 24982 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 10/2015)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 21.8 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 1987)
160

Update Log 

  • December 17, 2015: New photos from Mike Garland
  • May 29, 2015: New photos from Royce and Bobette Haley
  • October 15, 2008: New photos from David P. Timmins

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