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Arlington Bridge

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Description 

Destroyed during the great flood of 1927. The Hastings street bridge upstream was washed off its abutments and slammed into this bridge. What was left of both bridges then tumbled over Arnold's Falls, resulting in their complete loss

Facts 

Overview
Lost Paddleford through truss bridge over Passumpsic River on Concord Avenue
Location
St. Johnsbury, Caledonia County, Vermont
Status
Destroyed by Collision from another Bridge during flooding
History
Destroyed by the Great Flood of 1927
Design
Covered 2 span Paddleford through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 70.0 ft.
Total length: 140.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.42550, -72.01423   (decimal degrees)
44°25'32" N, 72°00'51" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/737666/4923470 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 73928 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • January 1, 2017: Added by Michael Quiet

Sources 

  • Michael Quiet - mquiet [at] gmail [dot] com