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Cooley Covered Bridge 45-11-07

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Cooley Bridge

Photo taken by John Borthwick securevermont.com

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BH Photo #188748

Map 

Description 

Cooley is the name of a farm family who owned land around the bridge.

Facts 

Overview
Covered Town lattice through truss bridge over Furnace Brook on C3013 in Pittsford
Location
Pittsford, Rutland County, Vermont
Status
Open to one lane traffic
History
Built in 1849 by Nicholas Powers; rehabilitated 2004
Builder
- Nichols Montgomery Powers
Design
Town lattice through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 43.0 ft.
Total length: 66.9 ft.
Deck width: 12.1 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 10.9 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on January 24, 1974
Also called
Furnace Brook Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.69000, -73.03000   (decimal degrees)
43°41'24" N, 73°01'48" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/658764/4839328 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Proctor
Inventory numbers
NRHP 74000251 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
WGCB 45-11-07 (World Guide to Covered Bridges number)
BH 34006 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 11/2014)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Appraisal: Functionally obsolete
Sufficiency rating: 31.0 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2008)
450

Update Log 

  • August 19, 2016: New photos from Michael Quiet
  • November 28, 2010: Updated by John Borthwick securevermont.com: Updated info & added photos

Sources 

  • John Borthwick
  • Jack Schmidt - jjturtle [at] earthlink [dot] net
  • Michael Quiet - mquiet [at] gmail [dot] com