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LVRC - Hardwick Lamoille River Bridge (East)

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LVRC - Hardwick Lamoille River Bridge (East)

Looking downstream towards the bridge

Photo taken by Michael Quiet in June 2014

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BH Photo #299222

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Facts 

Overview
Abandoned deck plate girder bridge over Lamoille River on Former St. J & LC railroad
Location
Hardwick, Caledonia County, Vermont
Status
Derelict/abandoned
Future prospects
Scheduled to be converted to Rail/Trail use as part of the Lamoille Valley Rail Trail
History
Built 1959 for the St. J & LC railroad; Abandoned 1997
Railroads
- Boston & Maine Railroad (B&M; BM)
- Lamoille Valley Railroad (LVRC)
- Portland & Ogdensburg Railroad (P&O)
- St. Johnsbury & Lamoille County Railroad (StJ&LC)
Design
2 span Deck plate girder
Dimensions
Total length: 100.0 ft.
Also called
LVRC - Bridge No. 38
St.J&LC - Bridge No. 38
VTrans - Rail Bridge No. 438
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.50278, -72.33201   (decimal degrees)
44°30'10" N, 72°19'55" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/712090/4931180 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 63446 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • May 29, 2017: New photos from Michael Quiet
  • October 9, 2014: Added by Michael Quiet

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Sources 

  • Michael Quiet - mquiet [at] gmail [dot] com
  • VTrans - Bridge Inspection Photos (11/2007)