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Village, Windham County

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Inventory Number: VT/45-13-42x
County: Windham County
Township: Londonderry
Town/Village: South Londonderry
Bridge Name: Village
Crosses: West River
Truss type:
Roadway Width:
Built: early 1800s
When Lost: 1842
Cause: Flood
Latitude: N43 11.55
Longitude: W072 48.91
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South Londonderry, Windham County, VT Built early 1800s Lost 1842
Richard E. Roy Collection
The 1842 flood carried away the bridge, mills, and all nearby buildings. The bridge was rebuilt. Per The Brattleboro Reformer, July 10, 1936, the nearly 100-year old bridge was slowly being dismantled and was only a wooden skeleton already.
Allen, Richard S. & Morse Victor. Windham County's Famous Covered Bridges, 1960, pages 16-17

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