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Scribner Bridge 45-08-09

Photos 

Scribner Bridge

Photo taken by John Borthwick securevermont.com

BH Photo #189138

Description 

The queenpost truss cover was added to an existing pony bridge in 1919

Facts 

Overview
Queenpost through truss bridge over Gihon River on Rocky Road
Location
Johnson, Lamoille County, Vermont
Status
Open to traffic
History
Cover added to pony bridge in 1919.
Design
Queenpost truss
Dimensions
Total length: 48.0 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on October 1, 1974
Also called
Mudget Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.63811, -72.64864   (decimal degrees)
44°38'17" N, 72°38'55" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/686486/4945439 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Johnson
Inventory numbers
NRHP 74000233 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
WGCB 45-08-09 (World Guide to Covered Bridges number)
BH 47154 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built 1919 (556)
Built during 1910s (10,227)
Covered (3,339)
Johnson, Vermont (6)
Lamoille County, Vermont (44)
NR-listed (3,027)
Open (41,418)
Owned by township (3,630)
Queenpost truss (413)
Through truss (19,024)
Total length 25-50 feet (11,690)
Truss (38,302)
Vermont (760)

Update Log 

  • April 4, 2018: New photos from Richard Doody
  • November 28, 2010: Added by John Borthwick securevermont.com

Sources 

  • John Borthwick
  • Richard Doody