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West Hill Covered Bridge 45-06-09

Photos 

West Hill or Creamery Covered Bridge

rebuilt 2008/2009

Photo taken by John Borthwick in October 2010

BH Photo #188535

Map 

Description 

closed to traffic for several years the bridge was reconstructed between September 2008 and September 2009 by Alpine Construction.

Facts 

Overview
Covered Town Lattice bridge over West Hill Brook on C4025 in Montgomery
Location
Franklin County, Vermont
Status
reopened to traffic September 2009
History
Built 1883
Builder
- Alpine Construction (2009 Rehabilitation)
Design
Covered Town lattice truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 45.9 ft.
Total length: 61.0 ft.
Deck width: 16.1 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 8.2 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on December 31, 1974
Also called
West Hill Brook Bridge
Creamery Covered Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.86778, -72.64806   (decimal degrees)
44°52'04" N, 72°38'53" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/685795/4970953 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Cold Hollow Mountains
Inventory numbers
NRHP 74000221 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
WGCB 45-06-09 (World Guide to Covered Bridges number)
BH 33970 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 07/2014)
Deck condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 42.2 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2008)
30

Update Log 

  • April 18, 2016: New photo from John Borthwick
  • March 1, 2009: Updated by C Hanchey: Bridge is called the West Hill Covered Bridge

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