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The Gorham Covered Bridge
Pittsford/Proctor, VT
WGN Number: 45-11-04
Gorham Covered Bridge
Gorham Covered Bridge
Photo by Joe Nelson © 1997

The Gorham Bridge spans a deceptively placid Otter Creek on a beautiful late fall day. It's construction sparked controversy among bridge and tax-weary town residents.

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

Gorham Covered Bridge Vital Statistics
Town: Pittsford-Proctor
Location: Gorham Bridge Road
Crossing: Otter Creek
Date: 1841
Builder: Abe Owen/Nicholas Powers
Truss Type: Plank-lattice
Truss Length: 114 feet 2 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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