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Taft Bridge 45-13-31x

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Taft Bridge 45-13-31x

Photo from old postcard

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BH Photo #544426

Facts 

Overview
Covered Town Lattice truss over Stickney Brook on modern US30
Location
West Dummerston, Windham County, Vermont
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1874; Replaced 1951 and relocated to Sturbridge Village, Massachusetts
Design
Town lattice through truss
Dimensions
Total length: 65.0 ft.
Also called
Dummerston Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.91528, -72.61299   (decimal degrees)
42°54'55" N, 72°36'47" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/694832/4754171 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Putney
Inventory numbers
VT/45-13-31x
BH 75414 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • November 2, 2022: New photo from Geoff Hubbs
  • January 31, 2017: Added by Michael Quiet

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Sources 

  • Michael Quiet - mquiet [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Geoff Hubbs