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August 1, 2015

Pigeon Covered Bridge, Tennessee

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Pigeon Covered Bridge, Tennessee

Pigeon Covered Bridge, Tennessee

When Built: 1875

Builders: Elbert Stephenson Early

Description: This bridge was built to serve a thriving community but in 1915 a new road bypassed Harrisburg and the town disappeared.

Pigeon Covered Bridge, Tennessee

Pigeon Covered Bridge, Tennessee

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

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August 23, 2013

Elizabethton Covered Bridge, Tennessee

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Elizabethton Covered Bridge, Tennessee

Elizabethton Covered Bridge, Tennessee

When Built: 1882

Builders: E.E. Hunter

Description: There is a festival called the Elizabethton Covered Bridge Day celebrated every year for a week in June. The builder E.E Hunter was a local doter who was called upon when a qualified contractor couldn’t be found by the County. He called the bridge his “$5 dollar bridge” as he made that much profit from the job.

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

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November 28, 2012

Bible Covered Bridge, Tennessee

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Bible Covered Bridge, Tennessee

Bible Covered Bridge, Tennessee

 

When Built: 1922

Builders: A.A. McLean

Description: The bridge was built privately to serve the farm of the E.A. Bible family. The County made the road and bridge public in 1940 paying the owners $750 as compensation.

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

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