Weybridge, Vermont, New England USA

About Weybridge, Vermont

Addison County
Chartered: November 3, 1761 (New Hampshire Grant)
Area: 11,243 Acres = 17.57 Square Miles [ Size Rank: 234* ]
Coordinates (Geographic Center): N 44° 04′ W 73°13′
Altitude: 180 feet ASL
Population (US Census, 2010): 833 [ Population Rank: 178* ]
Population Density (persons per square mile): 47.4 [ Density Rank: 93* ]
Full Census Info: Town County State

*Area, Population and Density rankings refer to Weybridge’s relative position among Vermont’s 255 civic entities (9 cities, 242 towns, 4 gores and grants). Complete rankings are here.

Granted to many of the same people who got the towns of Cornwall, Panton, Salisbury, Middlebury and New Haven. Altogether these towns make up almost one-third of what is now Addison County. Many of the same family names occur in all the grants, and the first proprietors’ meetings for the six towns were held in and around Salisbury, Connecticut.

Nobody has ever satisfactorily established the origin of Weybridge’s name. Writing in 1842, Zadock Thompson (who often jumped to conclusions) suggested that the name was given because so many settlers came from Massachusetts, where there was another Weybridge. However, the Vermont town was named before the settlers came, so Thompson’s does not seem to be a very reasonable explanation. In more recent years it has been said that the name derives from the five bridges within the town. Nor is that very likely, because there were no people and therefore no bridges in the town when it was granted and named. It seems much more probable that either the grantees or Benning Wentworth had some ties with Weybridge, Surrey, England, and that the name had meaning for them, though they left no record of it.

Activities

Goings-on in and near Weybridge
Calendar of Events provided by the Vermont Department of Tourism & Marketing

Contact Info

Emergency Services (Statewide): 911
Hospital: Porter Medical Center (Middlebury) 802-388-7901

Town Clerk: karen brisson 1727 Quaker Village Road Weybridge, VT 05752
802-545-2450
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Churches, Ministries, Charitables

United Church of Christ : United Church of Christ

Neighboring Towns

This is a basic geographic reference, intended to show relative location of adjacent towns. Directional accuracy is limited to 16 compass points. There isn’t even the slightest suggestion that one can necessarily travel directly from one town to the next (as in “You can’t get there from here”).

Addison

Waltham

New Haven

Weybridge

Bridport

Cornwall

Middlebury

Utilities

Notes about utilities:

  • One electric or phone company indicates that company serves the entire town. More than one of either indicates each serves different areas of town.
  • A listed cable company MIGHT mean the entire town is covered, but not necessarily. More than one listed indicates each serves different areas of town.
  • Unless your area is one served by Vermont’s only gas utility, your only option is bottled gas (any dealer).
    Cable Comcast 800-266-2278
    Electric Green Mountain Power 888-835-4672
    Telephone Waitsfield & Champlain Valley Telecom 802-496-3391

OLD 8x6 HISTORIC PHOTO WEYBRIDGE SURREY ENGLAND AERIAL VIEW HAMM MOOR c1940 1 picture

OLD 8x6 HISTORIC PHOTO WEYBRIDGE SURREY ENGLAND AERIAL VIEW HAMM MOOR c1940 1

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WEYBRIDGE Surrey Family Life at Cornerways House 12 x Antique Photographs 1900 picture

WEYBRIDGE Surrey Family Life at Cornerways House 12 x Antique Photographs 1900

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OLD 8x6 HISTORIC PHOTO WEYBRIDGE SURREY ENGLAND AERIAL VIEW HAMM MOOR c1940 2 picture

OLD 8x6 HISTORIC PHOTO WEYBRIDGE SURREY ENGLAND AERIAL VIEW HAMM MOOR c1940 2

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OLD 8x6 HISTORIC PHOTO OF WEYBRIDGE SURREY ENGLAND THE MONUMENT GREEN c1930 picture

OLD 8x6 HISTORIC PHOTO OF WEYBRIDGE SURREY ENGLAND THE MONUMENT GREEN c1930

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Photo 6x4 Surrey Diggers Trail Weybridge This information board is opposi c2007 picture

Photo 6x4 Surrey Diggers Trail Weybridge This information board is opposi c2007

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Cabinet Card: Young Child Toy Rabbit: T Griffin: Weybridge picture

Cabinet Card: Young Child Toy Rabbit: T Griffin: Weybridge

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1965 Press Photo British workers protest military plane cutback plans, Weybridge picture

1965 Press Photo British workers protest military plane cutback plans, Weybridge

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1967 Photo Actor John Lennon Home Recording Studio Weybridge, England 8X10 picture

1967 Photo Actor John Lennon Home Recording Studio Weybridge, England 8X10

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Weybridge Surrey England Addlestone Road OLD PHOTO picture

Weybridge Surrey England Addlestone Road OLD PHOTO

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WEYBRIDGE Surrey, The Ferry Antique Photograph 1900 picture

WEYBRIDGE Surrey, The Ferry Antique Photograph 1900

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