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Carlton Clark Memorial Bridge

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Carlton Clark Memorial Bridge

Photo taken by C Hanchey in October 2009

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BH Photo #147643

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Overview
Parker through truss bridge over White River on River Rd (TR 3/FAS 177) in Sharon
Location
Windsor County, Vermont
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1928 by American Bridge Co.; rehabilitated 1994
Builders
- A.D. Bishop (Chief Engineer, Vermont Department of Highways)
- American Bridge Co. of New York (Fabricator)
- N.W. Morgan (Design Engineer)
Design
Parker through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 220.2 ft.
Total length: 324.2 ft.
Deck width: 19.4 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 14.6 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on August 19, 2008
Also called
White River Bridge
Bridge No. 15
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.78214, -72.45968   (decimal degrees)
43°46'56" N, 72°27'35" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/704414/4850812 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Sharon
Inventory numbers
NRHP 08000792 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
BH 34109 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 06/2014)
Deck condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Appraisal: Functionally obsolete
Sufficiency rating: 37.1 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 1995)
1,220

Update Log 

  • December 15, 2016: New Street View added by Ryan Freeland
  • June 17, 2015: New photos from Michael Quiet
  • February 20, 2014: New photos from Jack Schmidt
  • September 9, 2011: New Street View added by J.P.
  • October 15, 2009: Updated by C Hanchey: Bridge is called the Carlton Clark Memorial Bridge; Added bridge builder

Sources 

  • C Hanchey - cmh2315fl [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Jack Schmidt - jjturtle [at] earthlink [dot] net
  • Michael Quiet - mquiet [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Ryan Freeland - ryan [dot] freeland1980 [at] gmail [dot] com

Comments 

Carlton Clark Memorial Bridge
Posted October 26, 2009, by Anonymous

Wow, it looks candy coated like a museum piece or something.

Carlton Clark Memorial Bridge
Posted October 16, 2009, by Todd aka "bridgebuilder" (mrwalk08 [at] aol [dot] com)

WOW. Vermont knows how to maintain trusses. They are cousins to the covered spans you know.