This bridge replaced a previous structure at this location. Remnants of the stone substructure of this previous bridge appear to remain. This bridge was built in 1968 and is an extremely late example of a truss bridge that uses rivets in its construction. Specifically, rivets are used in the built-up members. Connections are bolted. The lack of v-lacing and lattice in all built-up members is also typical for this late era in riveted built-up beams. Approach spans are welded girders, with no rivets.
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