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Gold Brook Covered Bridge 45-08-12

Photos 

Gold Brook Covered Bridge Postcard

Scanned by Robert Stephenson

Enlarge

BH Photo #156516

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Covered Howe Truss bridge over Gold Brook on C3052 in Stowe
Location
Stowe, Lamoille County, Vermont
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1844; rehabilitated 1979
Builder
- John W. Smith
Design
Covered Howe through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 44.9 ft.
Total length: 49.9 ft.
Deck width: 13.1 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 8.2 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on October 1, 1974
Also called
Emily's Bridge
Stowe Hollow
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.44039, -72.67985   (decimal degrees)
44°26'25" N, 72°40'47" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/684635/4923406 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Stowe
Average daily traffic (as of 2007)
200
Inventory numbers
NRHP 74000224 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
WGCB 45-08-12 (World Guide to Covered Bridges number)
BH 33974 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of September 2015)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 33.7 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • April 4, 2018: New photos from Richard Doody
  • September 4, 2015: New photos from John Loxton
  • May 12, 2015: New photos from Michael Quiet
  • April 23, 2014: Updated by Michael Quiet: Added City location
  • November 29, 2010: Updated by John Borthwick securevermont.com: added info and photos
  • February 28, 2010: Updated by Robert Stephenson: Adjusted GPS coordinates

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