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LVRC - Lamoille River Bridge (Wolcott East)

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Wolcott Railroad Bridge

Photo taken by Michael Quiet in April 2014

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BH Photo #283221

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Facts 

Overview
Abandoned baltimore through truss bridge on St. Johnsbury and Lamoille County Railroad
Location
Wolcott, Lamoille County, Vermont
Status
Derelict/abandoned
Future prospects
To be part of the Lamoille Valley Rail Trail
History
Built 1917 by American Bridge Co; Abandoned 1997
Builder
- American Bridge Co. of New York
Railroads
- Boston & Maine Railroad (BM)
- Lamoille Valley Railroad (LVRC)
- Portland & Ogdensburg Railroad (P&O)
- St. Johnsbury & Lamoille County Railroad (StJ&LC)
Design
Baltimore through truss
Also called
LVRC - Bridge No. 47
StJ&LC - Bridge No. 47
StJ&LC - Lamoille River Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.54212, -72.45751   (decimal degrees)
44°32'32" N, 72°27'27" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/701977/4935232 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Wolcott
Inventory number
BH 60854 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • May 18, 2015: New photos from Michael Quiet
  • June 24, 2014: Updated by Luke Harden: Added build date from Wikipedia
  • May 5, 2014: Updated by Michael Quiet: Added category "St. Johnsbury & Lamoille County Railroad"
  • May 5, 2014: Updated by Luke Harden: Removed railroad from builder's section

Sources 

  • Michael Quiet - mquiet [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Luke
  • VTrans - Bridge Inspection Photos (10/2007)