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Inventory Number: VT/45-13-50x
County: Windham County
Township: Brookline - Newfane
Bridge Name:
Crosses: West River
Truss type: Town
Spans: 1
Length: 160'
Roadway Width:
Built: 1842
When Lost: Nov 1927
Latitude: N42 59.74
Longitude: W072 38.27
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Brookline-Newfane, Windham County, VT Built 1842 Lost 1927
Richard E. Roy Collection

Brookline-Newfane, Windham County, VT Built 1842 Lost 1927
Todd Clark Collection

Maintenance costs were shared by Brookline, Newfane, Westminster and Putney. The Brattleboro Reformer of November 4, 1927 noted that the bridge had been carried away.
The Brattleboro Reformer, November 4, 1927.
Allen, Richard S. & Morse Victor. Windham County's Famous Covered Bridges, 1960, page 9

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