Thetford Center Covered Bridge

Also known as: Sayres Covered Bridge
Over Ompompanoosuc River, Thetford, Vermont

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Photo taken by Jim Allen in May 2018

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Description 

Augmented by steel I-beams underneath. World Guide # VT-09-06

This bridge was later included in the Thetford Center historic district.

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on September 17, 1974
Reference number
74000247
Architectural style
Other architectural type; Haupt patent truss
Areas of significance
Engineering; Transportation; Architecture
Level of significance
National
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
Structure
Historic function
Road-related
Current function
Road-related
Periods of significance
1875-1899; 1850-1874; 1800-1824; 1825-1849

Update Log 

  • June 16, 2018: Updated by Jim Allen: added alternate name & expanded description
  • June 11, 2018: New photos from Jim Allen
  • August 29, 2011: New Street View added by Bill Eichelberger

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