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October 31, 2017

Silk Covered Bridge, Vermont

Filed under: Covered Bridge,Vermont — Tags: , — Harold Stiver @ 6:00 am

 

Silk Covered Bridge, Vermont

Silk Covered Bridge, Vermont

When Built: 1840

Builders: Benjamin Sears

Description: A beautiful bridge found in a natural setting.

GPS Position: N 42 54.735 W 73 15.27

Silk Covered Bridge, Vermont

Silk Covered Bridge, Vermont

This is part of a series on Vermont’s Covered Bridges. You can find an index here.

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October 30, 2017

Old Sly Lockes Cascade: Ontario Waterfalls

Filed under: Ontario,Waterfalls — Tags: , — Harold Stiver @ 6:00 am
Old Sly Lockes Cascade: Ontario Waterfalls

Old Sly Lockes Cascade: Ontario Waterfalls

On the Rideau Canal at Smiths Falls.

GPS Location: N 44° 53.491′ W 76° 00.333′

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Old Sly Lockes Cascade: Ontario Waterfalls

Old Sly Lockes Cascade: Ontario Waterfalls

Warning: It can be dangerous to view and photograph waterfalls. The footing can be wet and slippery, and an accidental fall can result in serious injury or death. Note also that many sections of waterfalls are on private property. Please respect these rights.

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October 29, 2017

Logan Mills Covered Bridge, Pennsylvania

Filed under: Covered Bridge,Pennsylvania — Tags: , — Harold Stiver @ 6:00 am

 

Logan Mills Covered Bridge, Pennsylvania

Logan Mills Covered Bridge, Pennsylvania

When Built: 1874

Builders: Not known

Description: This is the only surviving Covered Bridge in Clinton County. The small queenpost truss seems light for a bridge which carries traffic but it has done so for many years.

Logan Mills Covered Bridge, Pennsylvania

Logan Mills Covered Bridge, Pennsylvania

This is part of a series on Pennsylvania’s Covered Bridges. You can find an index here.

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October 28, 2017

Ancaster Old Mill: Ontario’s Old Mills

Filed under: Mill,Ontario — Tags: , , — Harold Stiver @ 6:00 am
Ancaster Old Mill: Ontario's Old Mills

Ancaster Old Mill: Ontario’s Old Mills

Harris and Alonzo Egleston built the gristmill at the present site in Ancaster in 1863. It replaced two earlier mills here, one of which burnt in 1812 and the second in 1854.

 

Ancaster Old Mill: Ontario's Old Mills Ancaster Old Mill: Ontario's Old Mills

 

Ontario's Old Mills

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October 27, 2017

Middle Road Covered Bridge, Ohio

Filed under: Covered Bridge,Ohio — Tags: , , — Harold Stiver @ 6:00 am

 

Middle Road Covered Bridge, Ohio

Middle Road Covered Bridge, Ohio

 When Built: 1868

Builders: Not known

Description: The structure is unpainted with a bridge length window on each side.

Middle Road Covered Bridge, Ohio

Middle Road Covered Bridge, Ohio

This is part of a series on Ohio’s Covered Bridges. You can find an index here.

Guide to Ohio Covered Bridges

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October 26, 2017

October 25, 2017

Rush Creek Covered Bridge, Indiana

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Rush Creek Covered Bridge, Indiana

Rush Creek Covered Bridge, Indiana

When Built: 1904

Builders: William Hendricks

Description: The squared portal is unusual for Indiana but looks good. It is still open to vehicle traffic.

Rush Creek Covered Bridge, Indiana

Rush Creek Covered Bridge, Indiana

 This is part of a series on Indiana’s Covered Bridges. You can find an index here.

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October 24, 2017

Swayze Falls: Ontario Waterfalls

Filed under: Ontario,Waterfalls — Tags: , — Harold Stiver @ 6:00 am
Swayze Falls: Ontario

Swayze Falls: Ontario

To reach Swayze Falls from Highway 401 (Niagara) take exit 49 southeast and merge onto King’s Hwy 406.Take the St.David’s Rd/County Rd-71 exit, merge onto St David’s Rd. and turn left at Merrittville Hwy.Take the 1st right onto Decew Rd. Turn left on Pelham Rd. and proceed 2.3 km (1.8 miles) until a left on Effington Rd.After 3 km. turn left on Roland St and park at the lot at the end. It is sometimes dry, so go after some rains or the spring melt.

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GPS Location: N 43° 5.544′ W 79° 18.176′

Swayze Falls: Ontario

Swayze Falls: Ontario

Swayze Falls: Ontario

Swayze Falls: Ontario

Warning: It can be dangerous to view and photograph waterfalls. The footing can be wet and slippery, and an accidental fall can result in serious injury or death. Note also that many sections of waterfalls are on private property. Please respect these rights.

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