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Sanderson
Bridge
VT-14-02
Brandon, Vt. - Rutland County
Photo of Sanderson Bridge
Photo of Sanderson Bridge

Photo of Sanderson Bridge Portal
Photo of Sanderson Bridge Portal

Bridge Statistics
Region:  Southern
County:  Rutland
Town:  Brandon
Locality:  Brandon
Position - Lat: 
Lon: 
N 43 47.367
W 73 06.686
Owner:  Town
Bridge Carries:  Pearl Street
Bridge Crosses:  Otter Creek
Bridge Traffic:  Vehicular
Truss Type:  Town Lattice
Year Built:  1840
Builder:  Unknown
Structure Characteristics:  Span:  132'-0"
Width: 16'-0"
Lanes:  1
Posted Load: 5 Tons
Posted Vertical Clearance: Undnown
World Guide No.: 45-11-02
National Register of Historic Places Date:
Unknown

Description
The Sanderson Covered Bridge is a 132 foot long town lattice. It carries Pearl Street extension over the Otter Creek. This bridge was built in 1838. This bridge is no longer open to traffic. A steel bridge directly next to the Sanderson Bridge carrries the traffic on Pearl Street.

Photography
Easy to photograph because of no traffic on bridge.

Parking
Parking available in pulloff near bridge.

Truss

No photo available


Location Map

Location map for Sanderson Bridge


Location
In Brandon off Pearl Street extension. The bridge is located in Brandon in Rutland County.


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