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Veterans Memorial Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Doug Kerr in May 2008

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BH Photo #195593

Map 

Street Views 

Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over Housatonic River on Bridge Street in New Milford
Location
New Milford, Litchfield County, Connecticut
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1953
Design
Riveted, 13-panel Parker through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 325.1 ft.
Total length: 332.0 ft.
Deck width: 29.9 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 15.4 ft.
Also called
Bridge Street Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.57506, -73.41537   (decimal degrees)
41°34'30" N, 73°24'55" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/632106/4603810 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
New Milford
Average daily traffic (as of 2016)
30,700
Inventory numbers
CT 901 (Connecticut bridge number)
BH 12125 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of September 2018)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 24.1 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • April 11, 2020: New photo from Geoff Hubbs
  • March 22, 2011: New Street View added by Jason Smith
  • March 21, 2011: New photos from Doug Kerr
  • March 19, 2011: New Street View added by J.P.

Sources 

  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Doug Kerr
  • Jason Smith - flensburg [dot] bridgehunter [dot] av [at] googlemail [dot] com
  • Historicbridges.org - by Nathan Holth
  • Geoff Hubbs