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WACR - Passumpsic River Bridge

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Iron Rail Bridge

Photo taken by Panoramio user JBTHEMILKER

License: Creative Commons Attribution-NoDerivs (CC BY-ND)

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BH Photo #269013

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Facts 

Overview
Baltimore through truss bridge over Passumpsic River on Railroad (WACR)
Location
Caledonia County, Vermont
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1911 by Phoenix Bridge Co.
Builder
- Phoenix Bridge Co. of Phoenixville, Pennsylvania
Railroads
- Boston & Maine Railroad (B&M; BM)
- Canadian Pacific Railway (CP)
- Washington County Railroad (WACR)
Design
Baltimore through truss with a deck plate girder approach span
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 154.2 ft.
Total length: 186.8 ft.
Also called
CP - Bridge No. 50.3
BM - Bridge No. 33
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.32816, -72.03701   (decimal degrees)
44°19'41" N, 72°02'13" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/736244/4912592 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Barnet
Inventory number
BH 58509 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • September 22, 2015: Photo imported by Dave King
  • December 24, 2014: Updated by Ian Martin: Added builder & link to construction dwgs
  • June 16, 2014: Updated by Michael Quiet: Added category "Riveted"
  • October 22, 2013: Updated by Luke Harden: Added railroad
  • October 22, 2013: Added by Dave King

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