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Gaysville Maple Street Bridge

Photo 

Westerly view across bridge. The station of the White River Valley RR (Peavine) is visible on the right.

Photo submitted by Chester Gehman

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BH Photo #459684

Map 

Description 

Bridge was located on what was then Maple Street and was presumably destroyed in the flood of November 3, 1927, along with approximately 30 homes and buildings in Gaysville. A replacement bridge was built in 1929 and the street was renamed Bridge Street.

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt pony truss bridge over White River on Maple Street in Gaysville.
Location
Windsor County, Vermont
Status
Destroyed by flooding
Design
Pratt pony truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.77847, -72.70043   (decimal degrees)
43°46'43" N, 72°42'02" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/685052/4849838 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 87124 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Destroyed by flood (426)
Lost (23,078)
Lost 1927 (51)
Lost during 1920s (409)
Pony truss (15,846)
Pratt pony truss (3,529)
Pratt truss (8,935)
Truss (31,739)
Vermont (573)
Windsor County, Vermont (82)

Update Log 

  • November 4, 2019: Added by Chester Gehman

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Sources 

  • Chester Gehman - gehmanc2000 [at] yahoo [dot] com