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This is a single suspension bridge from my historical inventory of suspension bridges. Follow the Inventory link for more information about the inventory.
Clarendon Gorge (Robert Brugmann Memorial)
Rutland vicinity, Vermont, USA (Mill River - Appalachian Trail)
Bridgemeister ID:323
O'Donnell ID:778
References:PQU
Use:Footbridge
Status:In use (last checked, 2013)
Main cables:Wire
Notes
  • Destroyed by flood 1973, rebuilt.
  • Welles Lobb writes: "Bob Brugmann, my best friend from high school, was attempting to cross an older damaged version of the bridge on July 4, 1973 during a flood when he was swept to death in the raging waters. Bob was 17, a brilliant budding environmentalist, and was attempting a southbound thru-hike of the Appalachian Trail the time of his accident. Later, the Green Mountain Club (a hiking organization) rebuilt the bridge and dedicated it to my late friend."
Photo by Sanford Bragg

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