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Wallingford Farm Bridge

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Wallingford Farm Bridge

Photo taken by Michael Quiet in July 2014

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BH Photo #288510

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Street View 

Description 

The mystery of this bridge is where did it come from? It certainly was not built for this site and likely came from some local road from which it was replaced.

Facts 

Overview
Lane pony truss bridge over Otter Creek on Farm Access
Location
Rutland County, Vermont
Status
Open, but only used for farm equipment / foot traffic
Builder
- Lane Bridge Works of Painted Post, New York
Design
Bridge chords and compression members consist of railroad rail iron typical of Lane's Patented Railroad Iron Bridges. Lacking any data on this bridge, will tentatively attribute it to Lane Bridge Works of Painted Post, NY c.1890-1901
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.44095, -72.98970   (decimal degrees)
43°26'27" N, 72°59'23" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/662681/4811745 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Wallingford
Inventory number
BH 61077 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Have street view (25,195)
Lane Bridge Works (3)
Lane pony truss (6)
Open (38,342)
Pony truss (15,642)
Rutland County, Vermont (44)
Truss (31,053)
Vermont (567)

Update Log 

  • December 29, 2018: New photos from Chester Gehman
  • March 18, 2015: New photos from Michael Quiet
  • July 15, 2014: Updated by Michael Quiet: Noted that this bridge is open, albeit for farm equipment only
  • May 26, 2014: New Street View added by Luke Harden
  • May 26, 2014: Added by Chester Gehman

Sources 

  • Chester Gehman - gehmanc2000 [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Luke
  • Michael Quiet - mquiet [at] gmail [dot] com