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VT-14-11
Brownsville VT - Windsor County

Photo of Bowers Bridge


Photo of Bowers Bridge Portal

Bridge Statistics
Region:  Southern
County:  Windsor
Town:  West Windsor
Locality:  Brownsville
Position - Lat: 
Lon: 
N 43 27.667
W 72 29.441
Owner:  Town
Bridge Carries:  Bible Hill Road
Bridge Crosses:  Mill Brook
Bridge Traffic:  Vehicular
Truss Type:  Tied Arch
Year Built:  1919
Builder:  Unknown
Structure Characteristics:  Span:  45'-4"
Width: 12'-2"
Lanes:  1
Posted Load: 6 Tons
Posted Vertical Clearance: 10'-0"
World Guide No.: 45-14-11
National Register of Historic Places Date:
Unknown

Description
The Bowers Covered Bridge is a 45 foot long Tied Arch . It carries Bible Hill Road over the Mill Brook in Brownsville. This bridge was built in 1919.

Photography
Light traffic makes portal photos easy. Nice side view photos from streambed.

Parking
Parking available after crossing the bridge on the left.

Truss / Arch


Tied Arch

Location Map




Location
1.1 west of main intersection in Brownsville on VT44. then 0.2 right and 0.1 right on Bible Hill Rd. The bridge is located in West Brownsville in Windsor County.


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