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Flint Bridge
VT-09-11
Tunbridge VT - Orange County
Photo of Flint Covered Bridge
Flint Bridge

Photo of Flint Bridge Portal
Photo of Flint Bridge Portal

Bridge Statistics
Region:  North Central
County:  Orange
Town:  Tunbridge
Locality:  North Tunbridge
Position - Lat: 
Lon: 
N 43 56.961
W 72 27.519
Owner:  Town
Bridge Carries:  Bicknell Hill Road
Bridge Crosses:  First Branch of White River
Bridge Traffic:  Vehicular
Truss Type:  Queenpost
Year Built:  1845
Builder:  Unknown
Structure Characteristics:  Length:  87'-5"
Width: 14'-10"
Lanes:  1
Posted Load: 5 Tons
Posted Vertical Clearance: Unknown
World Guide No.: 45-09-11
National Register of Historic Places Date:
Unknown

Description
The Flint Covered Bridge is a 87 foot long Multiple Kingpost Truss. It carries Bicknell Hill Road over the First Branch of the White River in North Tunbridge. This bridge was built in 1845.

Photography
Portal photos are easy, traffic volume is low. Getting down the the stream was difficult in the snow.

Parking
Parking available on either side of the bridge.

Truss

Photo of Flint Bridge Truss
The Truss is a Queenpost

Location Map

Flint Bridge Location Map


Location
3.2 miles south of junction VT113 and Chelsea, then 0.1 miles left on Bicknell Hill Rd. The bridge is located in the North Tunbridge in Orange County.


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