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Lovers Lane, Washington County

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Inventory Number: VT/45-12-22x
County: Washington County
Township: Berlin
Town/Village: West Berlin - Riverton
Bridge Name: Lovers Lane
Crosses: Dog River
Truss type:
Spans: 1
Roadway Width:
When Lost: Nov 1927
Cause: Flood
Latitude: N44 11.25
Longitude: W072 38.48
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Directions: On Lovers Lane south of West Berlin (Riverton).

Lovers Lane Bridge, Berlin-Riverton, Washington County, VT Flood Nov 1927
Todd Clark Collection
Per The Barre Daily Times, May 25, 1928, Lover's Lane covered bridge was one of the bridges in Berlin lost in the Nov-1927 flood and to be replaced under a new contract with McClintic Marshall Co. of Boston. During the flood, this bridge washed downstream and lodged against a railway bridge diverting water through a gravel pit.
The Barre Daily Times, May 25, 1928.
NSPCB Archives, Richard Sanders Allen Collection, Paper Files, Vermont Lists & Maps, Folder 1

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