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Morgan Covered Bridge 45-08-07

Photos 

Photo taken by Historic American Engineering Record

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BH Photo #159678

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Covered bridge over North Branch Lamoille River on Morgan Bridge Road in Belvidere
Location
Lamoille County, Vermont
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1887; rehabilitated 1898 and 1980
Builders
- Charles Leonard
- Fred Tracy
- Lewis Robinson
Design
Covered Queenpost through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 60.0 ft.
Total length: 70.9 ft.
Deck width: 11.5 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 8.9 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on November 19, 1974
Also called
North Branch Lamoille River Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.74339, -72.72800   (decimal degrees)
44°44'36" N, 72°43'41" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/679866/4956956 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Johnson
Inventory numbers
NRHP 74000229 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
WGCB 45-08-07 (World Guide to Covered Bridges number)
BH 33983 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 09/2015)
Deck condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Appraisal: Functionally obsolete
Sufficiency rating: 27.0 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2007)
50

Update Log 

  • August 24, 2016: New photos from John Loxton
  • March 28, 2010: Updated by Robert Stephenson: Added Historic Name, Builders, NRHP data and Design

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