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WRRR - Three Crossings Bridge

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Quadrangular lattice through truss bridge over West River on West River Railroad
Location
Brattleboro, Windham County, Vermont
Status
Removed but not replaced
History
Built 1886 by Vermont Construction Co.; Line abandoned 1936; Scrapped 1938
Builder
- Vermont Construction Co. of St. Albans, Vermont
Railroads
- Brattleboro & Whitehall Railroad
- White River Railroad (WRRR)
Design
Wrought iron Quadrangular lattice through truss with Double Intersection Warren pony truss approach span
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 240.0 ft.
Total length: 315.0 ft.
Also called
Brattleboro & Whitehall - Three Crossing Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.86664, -72.55614   (decimal degrees)
42°51'60" N, 72°33'22" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/699629/4748903 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Brattleboro
Inventory number
BH 75697 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • February 17, 2017: Added by Michael Quiet

Sources 

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