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Brookfield Floating Bridge

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Brookfield Floating Bridge (Newest)

Overview

Photo taken by Michael Quiet in September 2015

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BH Photo #337341

Map 

Description 

Built in 2015 to replace the circa 1978 pontoon bridge, this is the 8th distinct floating bridge that has existed at this site since 1820.

Facts 

Overview
Pontoon Bridge over Sunset Lake
Location
Brookfield, Orange County, Vermont
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 2015
Builder
- Miller Construction, Inc
Design
Pontoon bridge with timber stringer approach spans
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 310.1 ft.
Total length: 317.9 ft.
Deck width: 12.5 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.04254, -72.60472   (decimal degrees)
44°02'33" N, 72°36'17" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/691904/4879387 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Brookfield
Inventory number
BH 69099 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • April 4, 2018: New photos from Richard Doody
  • September 9, 2015: Added by Michael Quiet

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Sources 

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