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VTR - Otter Creek Bridge (Leicester)

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VTR - Otter Creek Bridge (Leicester)

View from downstream

Photo taken by Michael Quiet

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BH Photo #314579

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Facts 

Overview
Lattice through truss bridge over Otter Creek on Vermont Railway
Location
Leicester, Addison County, Vermont
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1896 by Edge Moor Bridge Works; rehabilitated 2011
Builder
- Edge Moor Bridge Works of Wilmington, Delaware
Railroads
- Rutland Railroad (RUT)
- Vermont Railway (VTR)
Design
Triple-intersection lattice through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 155.0 ft.
Total length: 159.0 ft.
Also called
Vermont Railway Bridge No. 229
Rutland Railway Bridge No. 229
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.86956, -73.15693   (decimal degrees)
43°52'10" N, 73°09'25" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/648090/4859036 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Sudbury
Inventory number
BH 64669 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • June 22, 2015: New photos from Michael Quiet
  • January 26, 2015: New photos from Michael Quiet
  • December 13, 2014: Added by Ian Martin

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