Preservation Photos #137

The Checkered House Bridge in Richmond, VT which is currently undergoing a widening and rehabilitation projects. Click and zoom in for details. 

Read more about the Checkered House Bridge and the project here.


2 thoughts on “Preservation Photos #137

  1. Jim says:

    Wow… what would have been wrong with building a new bridge alongside this one and routing one-way traffic over each bridge? It would have let this great truss stand unmolested.

  2. Ann Cousins says:

    The widened bridge looks quite magnificent in person. This treatment will assure that the historic truss bridge will continue to function as a highway bridge for decades to come. Kudos to Vtrans for seeking compromise and a solution that works for everyone.

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