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The East Fairfield Covered Bridge
East Fairfield, VT
WGN Number: 45-06-03
East Fairfield covered bridge
East Fairfield Covered Bridge
Photo by Joe Nelson © 1997

The East Fairfield Bridge now stands quiet and isolated over a small mill pond. The neighborhood was once very busy, alive with the clangor of water driven mills. The viewer can look upstream to see the old sawmill dam and downstream to see the gristmill dam.

East Fairfield Covered Bridge Vital Statistics
Town: Fairfield
Location: Bridge Street
Crossing: Black Creek
Date: 1865
Builder: Unknown
Truss Type: Queenpost
Truss Length: 68 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 01/03/2014

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