Rating:
No votes cast

VTR - Otter Creek Bridge (Leicester North)

Photos 

VTR - Otter Creek Bridge (Leicester North)

Southern approach

Photo taken by Michael Quiet

Enlarge

BH Photo #314565

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Deck plate girder bridge over Otter Creek Swamp on Vermont Railway
Location
Addison County, Vermont
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1893
Railroads
- Rutland Railroad (RUT)
- Vermont Railway (VTR)
Design
Deck plate girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 48.5 ft.
Total length: 50.0 ft.
Also called
VTR - Bridge No. 230
Rutland - Bridge No. 230
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.87130, -73.15785   (decimal degrees)
43°52'17" N, 73°09'28" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/648012/4859227 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Sudbury
Inventory number
BH 65688 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

19th Century (7,671)
Addison County, Vermont (35)
Built 1893 (218)
Built during 1890s (3,007)
Deck girder (5,827)
Girder (10,376)
Open (40,045)
Owned by railroad (12,596)
Plate girder (8,047)
Railroad (15,664)
Rutland Railroad (48)
Span length 25-50 feet (15,739)
Total length 50-75 feet (9,326)
Vermont (628)
Vermont Railway (27)

Update Log 

  • July 22, 2015: New photos from Michael Quiet
  • January 26, 2015: Updated by Ian Martin: Added build year & dimensions
  • January 26, 2015: Updated by Michael Quiet: Added category "Vermont Railway"

Sources 

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