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Trent's Mill Covered Bridge 46-25-01x

Photos 

Photo taken for the Historic American Buildings Survey

View photos at Library of Congress

BH Photo #281491

Map 

Description 

According to local tradition, the bridge was erected sometime in the 1780s or early 1790s. This is an example of a Town lattice truss covered bridge.

-- Historic American Buildings Survey

Facts 

Overview
Town lattice truss bridge over Willis River on Trent's Mill Road (Route 622)
Location
Cumberland County, Virginia
History
Unknown lost date
Design
Town lattice through truss
Dimensions
Total length: 145.0 ft.
Also called
Hornquarter Covered Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.55483, -78.28848   (decimal degrees)
37°33'17" N, 78°17'19" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/739518/4159880 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Gold Hill
Inventory numbers
WGCB 46-25-01x (World Guide to Covered Bridges number)
BH 60643 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • April 10, 2014: Added by Dave King

Sources 

  • Dave King - DKinghawkfan [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • HABS VA-11-13 - Covered Bridge, Spanning Willis River, Cumberland, Cumberland County, VA