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Fairfax Covered Bridge 45-06-02

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Fairfax Covered Bridge

Photo taken by John Borthwick

BH Photo #188526

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Covered Town lattice through truss bridge over Mill Brook on Maple St (C3035) in Fairfax
Location
Fairfax, Franklin County, Vermont
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1865; rehabilitated 1990
Design
Covered Town lattice through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 44.9 ft.
Total length: 57.1 ft.
Deck width: 17.1 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 7.2 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on November 5, 1974
Also called
Maple Street Bridge
Mill Brook Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.66361, -73.01056   (decimal degrees)
44°39'49" N, 73°00'38" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/657713/4947507 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Milton
Inventory numbers
NRHP 74000215 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
WGCB 45-06-02 (World Guide to Covered Bridges number)
BH 33958 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 08/2014)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Appraisal: Functionally obsolete
Sufficiency rating: 24.7 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2008)
600

Update Log 

  • March 16, 2016: New photos from Michael Quiet
  • March 1, 2009: Updated by C Hanchey: Bridge is called the Fairfax Covered Bridge, added NRHP info, updated GPS data

Sources 

  • C Hanchey - cmh2315fl [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • John Borthwick
  • Michael Quiet - mquiet [at] gmail [dot] com