Wright's Bridge

Also known as: Wright's Covered Railroad Bridge
E of Claremont on Chandler Rd. over Sugar River, Newport, New Hampshire

Photos 

Photo taken by Jim Allen in May 2018

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Description 

Replaced a 1872 bridge, now a trail. World Guide # NH-10-04#2

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on June 10, 1975
Reference number
75000135
Architectural style
Other architectural type; Town-Lattice Truss
Areas of significance
Engineering; Transportation
Level of significance
State
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
Structure
Historic function
Rail-related
Current function
Rail-related
Period of significance
1900-1924
Significant year
1906

Update Log 

  • June 15, 2018: Updated by Jim Allen: added description
  • June 11, 2018: New photos from Jim Allen

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