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Montgomery Covered Bridge 45-08-14

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Montgomery Covered Bridge

Photo taken by C Hanchey in July 2006

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BH Photo #134659

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Overview
Covered Queenspost bridge over North Branch Lamoille River on C3014
Location
Waterville, Lamoille County, Vermont
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1896; Rehabilitated 1976
Design
Queenpost through truss (Steel stringers added underneath carry the load however).
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 58.1 ft.
Total length: 65.0 ft.
Deck width: 11.8 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on October 18, 1974
Also called
Lower Bridge
Lumber Mill Bridge
Potter Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.70556, -72.76028   (decimal degrees)
44°42'20" N, 72°45'37" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/677426/4952682 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Jeffersonville
Inventory numbers
NRHP 74000228 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
WGCB 45-08-14 (World Guide to Covered Bridges number)
BH 40711 (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: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Appraisal: Functionally obsolete
Sufficiency rating: 48.1 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2008)
10

Update Log 

  • August 25, 2016: New photos from John Loxton
  • November 13, 2014: Updated by Michael Quiet: Added rehab date, noted the use of steel stringers.
  • September 9, 2011: New Street View added by J.P.
  • March 1, 2009: Added by C Hanchey

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