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The Museum Covered Bridge
Shelburne, VT
WGN Number: 45-04-06
Museum Covered Bridge
Museum Covered Bridge
Photo by Joe Nelson © 1997

When the state made plans to replace the double-lane Cambridge "Big Bridge". Mrs. J. Watson Webb asked the highway department to donate the old bridge to the Shelburne Museum. It has served as the entrance to the museum since 1951.

Museum Covered Bridge Vital Statistics
Town: Shelburne
Location: Shelburne Museum
Crossing: Burr Pond
Date: 1845
Builder: Farewell Wetherby
Truss Type: Burr arch
Truss Length: 156 feet
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 03/07/2014

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