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The Union Village Covered Bridge
Thetford, VT
WGN Number: 45-09-05
Union Village Covered Bridge
Union Village Covered Bridge
Photo by Joe Nelson © 1997

The Union Village Bridge, the state's longest multiple-kingpost span, has been defying gravity for more than 130 years.

Our thanks to the Town of Thetford for allowing the posting of the Vermont Covered Bridge Society Welcome patch. For more information about the Thetford area visit their website at www.thetfordvermont.us.

Union Village Covered Bridge Vital Statistics
Town: Thetford
Location: Academy Road
Crossing: Ompompanoosuc River
Date: 1867
Builder: Unknown
Truss Type: Multiple kingpost
Truss Length: 112 feet 8 inches
Credits: All pictures, information and descriptions are taken from Spanning Time Vermont's Covered Bridges by Joseph C. Nelson ©1997 and the World Guide to Covered Bridges - 1989
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Joe Nelson, P.O Box 267, Jericho, VT 05465-0267 This file posted 09/22/2014

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