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RUT - Lake Champlain Swing Bridge #3

Photo 

Removed

Photo taken by Douglas Butler in November 2015

Enlarge

BH Photo #342593

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Lake Champlain (Carry Bay) on Rutland Railroad
Location
Grand Isle County, Vermont
Status
Removed
History
Built 1899 by Edgemoor Bridge Works; Demolished 1965
Builders
- Charles F. Stowell (Engineer, Rutland Railroad)
- Edgemoor Bridge Works of Wilmington, Delaware (Fabrication)
Railroad
- Rutland Railroad (RUT)
Design
Quadrangular lattice swing through truss
Also called
RUT - Peloit's Point Draw Bridge
Rutland Railroad Bridge No. 276
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.84064, -73.29981   (decimal degrees)
44°50'26" N, 73°17'59" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/634372/4966653 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
North Hero
Inventory number
BH 61026 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • January 1, 2017: Updated by Michael Quiet: Noted Builder
  • November 27, 2015: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • May 21, 2014: Added by Luke Harden

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