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River Street Bridge

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River Street Bridge

View from upstream. Construction of the new bridge has already begun

Photo taken by Michael Quiet

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BH Photo #314525

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Overview
Pratt through truss bridge over Otter Creek on River Street in Rutland
Location
Rutland, Rutland County, Vermont
Status
Demolished and replaced with a steel stinger
Future prospects
Slated for demolition and replacement in 2015.
History
Built 1928; Demolished and replaced 2015
Design
Pratt through truss with Pratt pony truss approach span
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 127.0 ft.
Total length: 210.0 ft.
Deck width: 19.7 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 14.8 ft.
Also called
Dorr Drive Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.60099, -72.99235   (decimal degrees)
43°36'04" N, 72°59'32" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/662038/4829515 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Rutland
Inventory number
BH 34020 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 07/2014)
Deck condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 19.0 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 1997)
4,300

Update Log 

  • April 25, 2016: Updated by Michael Quiet: Replacement bridge is in use, historic truss span has been removed.
  • January 26, 2015: Updated by Michael Quiet: Added categories "Riveted", "4-panel truss"
  • December 7, 2014: Updated by Nathan Holth: Added Alt. Name
  • September 20, 2013: Updated by Nathan Holth: This bridge is now doomed.
  • September 9, 2011: Updated by J.P.: fixed gps location

Sources 

  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Nathan Holth
  • Michael Quiet - mquiet [at] gmail [dot] com