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New England Central Railroad Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Chester Gehman in September 2017

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BH Photo #405692

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pony truss bridge over New England Central Railroad on C3052 in Putney
Location
Windham County, Vermont
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1919
Design
Pony truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 36.1 ft.
Total length: 39.0 ft.
Deck width: 16.1 ft.
Also called
Putney Ferry Road Overpass
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.98121, -72.47032   (decimal degrees)
42°58'52" N, 72°28'13" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/706257/4761834 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Spofford
Average daily traffic (as of 2008)
20
Inventory number
BH 34050 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of September 2016)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 42.1 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

3-panel truss (124)
Built 1919 (470)
Built during 1910s (8,963)
Functionally obsolete (7,790)
Open (37,172)
Owned by railroad (10,395)
Pony truss (15,189)
Span length 25-50 feet (14,080)
Total length 25-50 feet (10,140)
Truss (29,881)
Vermont (561)
Windham County, Vermont (72)
Wooden deck (5,894)

Update Log 

  • October 9, 2017: New photos from Chester Gehman
  • January 21, 2015: Updated by Ian Martin: Fixed GPS coordinates

Sources 

  • Chester Gehman - gehmanc2000 [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Ian Martin
  • VTrans - Bridge Inspection Photos