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Mt. Vernon Street Bridge

Photo 

Mt. Vernon Street Bridge

HAER

View this photo at lcweb2.loc.gov

BH Photo #316473

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Lenticular pony truss bridge over Sleepers River on Mt. Vernon Street
Location
St. Johnsbury, Caledonia County, Vermont
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built circa 1885 by the Berlin Iron Bridge Co.; Demolished 1975
Builder
- Berlin Iron Bridge Co. of East Berlin, Connecticut
Design
Lenticular pony truss
Dimensions
Span length: 57.0 ft.
Total length: 57.0 ft.
Deck width: 18.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.41747, -72.02822   (decimal degrees)
44°25'03" N, 72°01'42" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/736585/4922538 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Saint Johnsbury
Inventory number
BH 66123 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • February 18, 2015: Updated by Michael Quiet: Added categories "Pin-connected", "Berlin Iron Bridge Co."

Sources 

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