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Moxley Covered Bridge 45-09-01

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Moxley Covered Bridge

Photo taken by C Hanchey in October 2009

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BH Photo #147662

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Facts 

Overview
Covered bridge over First Branch White River on Moxley Rd (C3068) in Chelsea
Location
Orange County, Vermont
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1883
Design
Covered Through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 51.8 ft.
Total length: 61.0 ft.
Deck width: 14.1 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 7.5 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on September 10, 1974
Also called
Moxley Bridge
First Branch White River Bridge
Guy
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.95667, -72.46333   (decimal degrees)
43°57'24" N, 72°27'48" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/703525/4870188 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Chelsea
Inventory numbers
NRHP 74000244 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
WGCB 45-09-01 (World Guide to Covered Bridges number)
BH 33987 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 10/2015)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Appraisal: Functionally obsolete
Sufficiency rating: 17.9 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2007)
40

Categories 

19th Century (6,212)
Built 1883 (129)
Built during 1880s (1,644)
Covered (1,356)
Functionally obsolete (8,044)
NR-listed (2,842)
One-lane traffic (7,429)
Open (36,837)
Orange County, Vermont (31)
Owned by township (2,330)
Queenpost truss (213)
Skewed (4,699)
Span length 50-75 feet (8,980)
Through truss (12,927)
Total length 50-75 feet (8,507)
Truss (29,508)
Vermont (558)
Wooden deck (5,869)

Update Log 

  • March 8, 2017: New photos from Michael Quiet
  • October 15, 2009: Updated by C Hanchey: Bridge is known as the Moxley Covered Bridge; added NRHP info

Sources 

  • C Hanchey - cmh2315fl [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Michael Quiet - mquiet [at] gmail [dot] com