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Brookfield Floating Bridge (Older)

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Brookfield Floating Bridge

Photo taken by C Hanchey in July 2006

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BH Photo #134549

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Overview
Pontoon bridge over Sunset Lake on Route 65 in Brookfield
Location
Brookfield, Orange County, Vermont
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1936; reconstructed 1978; Replaced 2008
Builder
- A.D. Bishop (Engineer, Vermont Department of Highways)
Design
Pontoon
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 310.1 ft.
Total length: 317.9 ft.
Deck width: 12.5 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on March 28, 1974
Also called
Sunset Lake Floating Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.04250, -72.60472   (decimal degrees)
44°02'33" N, 72°36'17" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/691904/4879382 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Brookfield
Average daily traffic (as of 2014)
110
Inventory numbers
NRHP 74000237 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
BH 40573 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of July 2015)
Overall condition: Good
Superstructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 71 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • September 9, 2011: New Street View added by J.P.
  • February 28, 2009: Added by C Hanchey

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Sources 

  • C Hanchey - cmh2315fl [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com