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Old Schoolhouse Bridge 45-03-03

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Old Schoolhouse Bridge

Photo taken by John Borthwick securevermont.com

BH Photo #189073

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Covered Kingpost through truss bridge
Location
Lyndon, Caledonia County, Vermont
Status
Open to pedestrians
History
Built 1879; Washed off abutments & restored 1927; Bypassed 1973
Builders
- J.C. Jones (Design)
- John Clement (Abutments)
- Lee Goodell (Framing)
Design
Kingpost truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 42.0 ft.
Total length: 45.2 ft.
Deck width: 16.5 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places
Also called
Chase Bridge
Schoolhouse Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.51604, -72.00974   (decimal degrees)
44°30'58" N, 72°00'35" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/737655/4933540 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Lyndonville
Inventory numbers
NRHP 74000055 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
BH 47152 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • June 29, 2016: New photos from Michael Quiet
  • November 28, 2010: Added by John Borthwick securevermont.com

Sources 

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