Claremont Lower Village District

Along Central St. and Main St. on both sides of Sugar River, Claremont, New Hampshire

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Description 

The bridge is a representative example of a riveted steel Warren deck truss highway bridge, typical of early 20th century bridge technology. The bridge lies at the heart of Claremont's Lower Village National Register Historic District. Two preceding iron bridges have spanned this historically important Sugar River crossing. -- Historic American Engineering Record (HAER NH-23)

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on February 21, 1978
Reference number
78003455
NR name
Lower Village District
Architectural style
Mid 19th Century Revival: Exotic Revival
Areas of significance
Industry; Community Planning and Development; Commerce; Architecture
Level of significance
State
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
District
Historic functions
Single dwelling; Manufacturing facility
Current functions
Single dwelling; Manufacturing facility
Periods of significance
1900-1924; 1875-1899; 1850-1874; 1800-1824; 1825-1849
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 20

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