washington county - martin cb

Return to Washington County Home Page

The Martin Covered Bridge
Marshfield, VT
WGN Number: 45-12-06
Martin Covered Bridge
Martin Covered Bridge
Photo by Joe Nelson © 1997

The Martin Bridge is named for a pioneering Marshfield settler who farmed this land. It stands in alluvial fields watered by the Winooski River.

Our thanks to the town of Marshfield for allowing the posting of the Vermont Covered Bridge Society Welcome patch. For more information about the Marshfield area visit their website at http://town.marshfield.vt.us.

Martin Covered Bridge Vital Statistics
Town: Marshfield
Location: Off of Route 2
Crossing: Winooski River
Date: 1890
Builder: Herman E. Townsend
Truss Type: Queenpost
Truss Length: 44 feet 9 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
Return to top color line
Joe Nelson, P.O Box 267, Jericho, VT 05465-0267 This file posted 09/09/2014

Valid HTML 4.01 Transitional