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Champlain Bridge

Champlain Bridge, connecting the states of Vermont and New York over Lake Champlain

General Information

Structural Type: Truss bridge
Function / usage: Road bridge
Other name(s): Crown Point Bridge
Completed in: 1929
Status: demolished (2009)

Geographic Information & Related Structures

Location: Crown Point, Essex County, New York, USA, North America
Addison, Addison County, Vermont, USA, North America
Address: NY 185 / VT 17
Replaced by Lake Champlain Bridge (2011)

Technical Information

Dimensions

width 8.0 m
total length 666 m
number of spans 14

Materials

truss steel

Chronology

26 August 1929

The bridge is opened to traffic.

16 October 2009

The bridge is closed to all traffic after inspectors find extensive damage to the piers that could potentially cause the collapse of the bridge.

Participants

Currently there is no information available about persons or companies having participated in this project.

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  • About this
    data sheet
  • Structure-ID
    20049484
  • Date created
    07/12/2009
  • Last Update
    30/07/2014