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Emily's / Stowe Hollow / Gold Brook
Bridge
VT-08-12
Stowe VT - Lamoille County
Photo of Emily's Bridge
Photo of Emily's Bridge

Emily's Bridge Portal
Emily's Bridge Portal
Photo of Emily's Bridge Portals

Bridge Statistics
Region:  North Central
County:  Lamoille
Town:  Stowe
Locality:  Stowe Hollow
Owner:  Town
Bridge Carries:  Gold Brook Road
Bridge Crosses:  Gold Brook
Bridge Traffic:  Vehicular
Truss Type:  Howe
Howe Truss Sketch
Year Built:  1844
Builder:  John W. Smith
Structure Characteristics:  Length:  48'-6"
Width: 12'-4"
Lanes:  1
Posted Load: 2 Tons
Posted Vertical Clearance: Unknown
World Guide No.: 45-08-12
National Register of Historic Places Date:
Unknown

Description
The Emily's Covered Bridge is a 49 foot long Howe Truss. It carries Covered Bridge Road over the Gold Brook in Stowe Hollow. This bridge was built in about 1844.

Photography
Portal photos are easy, traffic volume is low. Getting down the stream is difficult because of high under growth.

Parking
Parking available on the shoulder of Gold Brook Road.

Additional Information
There is a story that this bridge is haunted.   Link to story

Truss

Photo of Emilly's Bridge Truss
Howe Truss

Location Map

Location Map of Emily's Bridge


Location
1.8 miles south of junction VT108 on VT100, then 1.3 miles left on Gold Brook Road and just left on Covered Bridge Road. The bridge is located in the Town of Stowe in Lamoille County


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