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Pickle Barrel Bridge
VT-11-a
Shurburne VT - Rutland County
Photo of Pickle Barrel Bridge

Photo of Pickle Barrel Bridge
Photo of Pickle Barrel Bridge

Photo of Pickle Barrel Bridge Portal
Photo of Pickle Barrel Bridge Portal

Bridge Statistics
Region:  Central
County:  Rutland
Town:  Shurburne
Locality:  Killington
Position - Lat: 
Lon: 
N 43 38.709
W 72 47.315
Owner:  Pickle Barrel
Bridge Carries:  Path to Parking Lot
Bridge Crosses:  Branch of Roaring Brook
Bridge Traffic:  Pedestrian
Truss Type:  Stringer
Year Built:  1972
Builder:  Unknown
Structure Characteristics:  Length:  52'-0"
Width: Unknown
Lanes:  1
Posted Load: None
Posted Vertical Clearance: None
World Guide No.: 45-11-a
National Register of Historic Places Date:
Unknown

Description
The Pickle Barrel Covered Bridge is a 52 foot long Stringer Bridge. It carries a foot path over the a branch of Roaring Brook in the town Shurburne, near Killington Ski area. This bridge was built in 1972. It is consider to be a Romantic Shelter.

Photography
Easy to photograph bridge from any angle.

Parking
Plenty of parking is available in the parking lot for the Pickle Barrel.

Superstructure

Photo of Pickle Barrel Bridge Steel Stringer
Steel Stringer Bridge Photo

Location Map




Location
2.0 miles south of junction of US4 on VT100, on east side of Killington Road at the Pickle Barrel. The bridge is located in the town of Sherburne in Rutland County.


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