Scott Covered Bridge

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W of Townshend off VT 30, Townshend, Vermont

Covered Lattice through truss bridge over West River on Back Side Road

Photos 

VT 05C 1

Before re-hab.

Photo taken by Chester Gehman October, 1983

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Map 

Street View 

Description 

Covered lattice through truss with two Kingpost truss covered approach spans. World Guide # VT-13-13

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on August 28, 1973
Reference number
73000206
Architectural style
Other architectural type; Town lattice truss
Areas of significance
Engineering; Transportation
Level of significance
National
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
Structure
Historic function
Road-related
Current function
Road-related
Period of significance
1850-1874
Significant year
1870

Update Log 

  • June 16, 2018: Updated by Jim Allen: added World Guide #
  • June 12, 2017: New photos from Chester Gehman
  • June 10, 2017: Updated by Chester Gehman: Added description
  • August 29, 2011: New Street View added by Bill Eichelberger

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