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Heineberg Bridge (Old)

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Overview
Lost Covered Howe through truss bridge over Winooski River
Location
Colchester, Chittenden County, Vermont
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1860 by Henry R. Campbell; Damaged by great flood of 1927; Closed 1935; Demolished 1937
Builder
- Henry R. Campbell
Design
Howe through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 150.0 ft.
Total length: 300.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.52372, -73.25719   (decimal degrees)
44°31'25" N, 73°15'26" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/638493/4931520 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Colchester Point
Inventory number
BH 72291 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • May 23, 2016: Added by Michael Quiet

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Heineberg Bridge (Old)
Posted May 23, 2016, by Michael Quiet (MQuiet [at] Gmail [dot] com)

This long gone bridge indirectly made the local news...evidently the south abutment was still extant, but it collapsed on 5/22/16 with a landslide that is threatening a home.

http://www.burlingtonfreepress.com/story/news/local/2016/05/...