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The School House Covered Bridge
Lyndon Corner, VT
WGN Number: 45-03-03
School House Covered Bridge
School House Covered Bridge
Photo by Joe Nelson © 1997

The School House Bridge was the second bridge constructed to serve the Lyndon Academy and Graded School. Curiously, the trusses are each planked over on both sides. Perhaps the authorities had done this to keep school children from climbing up to the roof.

Our thanks to the Town of Lyndon and the Village of Lyndonville for allowing the posting of the Vermont Covered Bridge Society Welcome patch. For more information about the Lyndon area visit their website at

School House Covered Bridge Vital Statistics
Town: Lyndon Corner
Location: South Wheelock Road
Crossing: South Wheelock Branch of the Passumpsic River
Date: 1879
Builder: J. C. Jones & Lee Goodell
Truss Type: Queenpost
Truss Length: 41 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 09/17/2014

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