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Westminster Street Bridge (1891)

Photos 

Westminster Bridge

Photo from old postcard

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BH Photo #506035

Facts 

Overview
Lost Deck truss bridge over Saxtons River on Westminster Street in Saxtons River.
Location
Saxtons River, Windham County, Vermont
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1891 replacing a covered bridge; replaced 1926.
Design
Deck truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.13775, -72.50984   (decimal degrees)
43°08'16" N, 72°30'35" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/702519/4779121 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 94247 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • February 2, 2022: New photos from Chester Gehman
  • February 1, 2022: Updated by Chester Gehman: Added build and replacement dates per Rockingham Free Public Library sources.
  • September 5, 2021: New photo from Geoff Hubbs

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Sources 

  • Geoff Hubbs
  • Chester Gehman - gehmanc2000 [at] yahoo [dot] com