Information from the Rutland Magazine Summer 2015 Issue

The Brown Bridge of Shrewsbury, built by Powers in 1880, has joined a small group of distinguished bridges including the Golden Gate Bridge and the Brooklyn Bridge.

THE IRA, VERMONT CONNECTION.

Under repair after Irene

Ira Riverside Cemetery

Recently chosen as National Historic Landmark

Built by Nicholas M. Powers in 1880

Nicholas Montgomery Powers

Picture Courtesy of Janet Muff   (www.findagrave.com)


Pictures Courtesy of Lew Hoffman   July 10, 2015

Pictures from RUTLAND MAGAZINE Summer 2015 Issue.

The above Information from RUTLAND MAGAZINE Summer 2015 Issue

100 ft. Span   Built in  1880

Located in Shrewsbury, Vermont on the Upper Cold River Road

BROWN BRIDGE