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Gorham
Bridge
VT-11-04
Proctor, Vt. - Rutland County
Photo of Gorham Bridge
Photo of Gorham Bridge

Photo of Gorham Bridge Portal
Photo of Gorham Bridge Portal

Bridge Statistics
Region:  Southern
County:  Rutland
Town:  Pittsford / Proctor Town Line
Locality:  Proctor
Position - Lat: 
Lon: 
N 43 40.795
W 73 02.288
Owner:  Town
Bridge Carries:  Gorham Bridge Road
Bridge Crosses:  Otter Creek
Bridge Traffic:  Vehicular
Truss Type:  Town Lattice
Year Built:  1842
Builder:  Abraham Owens & Nicolas Powers
Structure Characteristics:  Span:  114'-0"
Width: 16'-8"
Lanes:  1
Posted Load: 3 Tons
Posted Vertical Clearance: 11'-9"
World Guide No.: 45-11-04
National Register of Historic Places Date:
Unknown

Description
The Gorham or Goodnough Covered Bridge is a 114 foot long town lattice truss. It carries Gorham Bridge Road over the Otter Creek. This bridge was built in 1842.

Photography
Easy to photograph from sides.

Parking
Parking available in pulloff near bridge.

Truss

No photo available


Location Map

Location map for Gorham Bridge


Location
About 2 miles south of the junction of US7 at Pittsford Mills on VT3 then right on Gorham Bridge Road a half mile to the bridge.


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