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NECR - Sugar River Bridge

Photos 

NECR Sugar River Bridge pano1

Looking West

Photo taken by Royce and Bobette Haley in May 2015

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BH Photo #327008

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Deck plate girder bridge over Sugar River and Main Street/NH-103 on New England Central Railroad
Location
Claremont, Sullivan County, New Hampshire
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1931
Railroads
- Boston & Maine Railroad (B&M; BM)
- Central Vermont Railway (CV)
- New England Central Railroad (NECR)
Design
Deck plate girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 42.0 ft.
Total length: 684.0 ft.
Deck width: 9.8 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.39357, -72.38731   (decimal degrees)
43°23'37" N, 72°23'14" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/711596/4807837 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Windsor
Inventory number
BH 62070 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • March 5, 2019: New photo from Geoff Hubbs
  • June 4, 2015: New photos from Royce and Bobette Haley
  • July 29, 2014: New Street View added by Ian Martin

Sources 

  • Ian Martin
  • Royce and Bobette Haley - roycehaley111 [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Geoff Hubbs

Comments 

NECR - Sugar River Bridge
Posted August 22, 2019, by Scott Whitney (sjwhitney [at] comcast [dot] net)

The height of the bridge is 130' over the river. It was the second highest bridge on the Boston & Maine when built. Clinton (MA) viaduct was 133'.