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VTR - Ferrisburgh Bridge

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VTR - Ferrisburgh Bridge

Photo taken by Michael Quiet

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BH Photo #308364

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Overview
Deck plate girder bridge over Little Otter Creek on Vermont Railway
Location
North Ferrisburgh, Addison County, Vermont
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1903 by American Bridge Co.
Builder
- American Bridge Co. of New York
Railroads
- Rutland Railroad (RUT)
- Vermont Railway (VTR)
Design
3 Span Deck plate girder (with a primary river span and 2 tiny approach spans)
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 111.0 ft.
Total length: 145.3 ft.
Also called
Vermont Railway Bridge No. 249
Rutland Railway Bridge No. 249
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.20457, -73.25217   (decimal degrees)
44°12'16" N, 73°15'08" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/639648/4896079 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Vergennes West
Inventory number
BH 64112 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • August 17, 2015: New photos from Michael Quiet
  • January 26, 2015: New photos from Michael Quiet
  • December 24, 2014: Updated by Ian Martin: Added build year and span lengths
  • November 16, 2014: New Street View added by Michael Quiet

Sources 

  • Michael Quiet - mquiet [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Ian Martin
  • VTrans - Bridge Inspection Photos (06/2014)
  • VTrans - Original Construction Plans