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The Cooley Covered Bridge
Pittsford, VT
WGN Number: 45-11-07
Depot Covered Bridge
Cooley Covered Bridge
Photo by Joe Nelson © 1997

The Cooley Bridge, constructed early in the career of Nicholas Powers, one of Vermont's premier builders, features gable end overhangs that are unusually long, even for the Pittsford area.

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

Cooley Covered Bridge Vital Statistics
Town: Pittsford
Location: Elm Street
Crossing: Furnace Brook
Date: 1849
Builder: Nicholas Powers
Truss Type: Plank-lattice
Truss Length: 50 feet 3 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 09/09/2014

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