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RUT - Lake Champlain Swing Bridge #3

Photo 

Removed

Photo taken by Douglas Butler in November 2015

Enlarge

BH Photo #342593

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Lake Champlain (Carry Bay) on Rutland Railroad
Location
Grand Isle County, Vermont
Status
Removed
History
Built 1899 by Edgemoor Bridge Works; Demolished 1965
Builders
- Charles F. Stowell (Engineer, Rutland Railroad)
- Edge Moor Bridge Works of Wilmington, Delaware (Fabrication)
Railroad
- Rutland Railroad (RUT)
Design
Quadrangular lattice swing through truss
Also called
RUT - Peloit's Point Draw Bridge
Rutland Railroad Bridge No. 276
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.84064, -73.29981   (decimal degrees)
44°50'26" N, 73°17'59" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/634372/4966653 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
North Hero
Inventory number
BH 61026 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • January 1, 2017: Updated by Michael Quiet: Noted Builder
  • November 27, 2015: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • May 21, 2014: Added by Luke Harden

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