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The Slaughter House Covered Bridge
Northfield, VT
WGN Number: 45-12-09
Slaughter House Covered Bridge
Slaughter House Covered Bridge
Photo by Joe Nelson © 1997

One of the best examples of masonary laid dry can be found in the abutments supporting the Slaughter House Bridge over the Dog River.

Slaughter House Covered Bridge Vital Statistics
Town: Northfield
Location: Slaughterhouse Road
Crossing: Dog River
Date: c. 1872
Builder: Unknown
Truss Type: Queenpost
Truss Length: 59 feet 7 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 03/07/2014

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