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Lamoille Valley Rail-Trail - Lamoille River Bridge (Morrisville)

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Lamoille Valley Rail-Trail - Lamoille River Bridge (Morrisville)

Photo taken by Michael Quiet in June 2014

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BH Photo #307515

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Overview
Warren through truss with all verticals bridge over Lamoille River on Former STJ & LC Railroad
Location
Morrisville, Lamoille County, Vermont
Status
Open to pedestrians only
History
Built 1928; abandoned 1997; converted to pedestrian use 2002
Railroads
- Boston & Maine Railroad (B&M; BM)
- Lamoille Valley Railroad (LVRC)
- Portland & Ogdensburg Railroad (P&O)
- Rail-to-trail
- St. Johnsbury & Lamoille County Railroad (StJ&LC)
Design
Warren through truss with all verticals
Dimensions
Span length: 150.0 ft.
Total length: 150.0 ft.
Also called
LVRC - Lamoille River Bridge (Morrisville)
StJ&LC - Lamoille River Bridge (Morrisville)
LVRC - Bridge No. 55
StJ&LC - Bridge No. 55
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.56412, -72.60014   (decimal degrees)
44°33'51" N, 72°36'01" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/690574/4937333 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Morrisville
Inventory number
BH 61046 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • November 5, 2014: New photo from Michael Quiet
  • May 24, 2014: Updated by Michael Quiet: Added categories "railroad", "St. Johnsbury & Lamoille County Railroad", "Riveted"

Sources 

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