Nature Notes

May 18, 2011

Salisbury Center Covered Bridge, New York

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

 

Salisbury Center Covered Bridge, New York

Salisbury Center Covered Bridge, New York

When Built: 1875

Builders: Alvah Hobson

Description: Found in the Town of Salisbury Center, there is a surrounding park which makes the area a fine family destination.

Salisbury Center Covered Bridge, New York Salisbury Center Covered Bridge, New York


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

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3 Comments »

  1. What’s the purpose of a covered bridge?

    Comment by edwin — February 22, 2013 @ 10:12 am

  2. Hi Edwin,

    Great question. It protects the interior trusses from weather damage. In doing this, it extends the life of the bridge from 10 years to 75 years.

    Cheers, Harold

    Comment by Harold — February 22, 2013 @ 10:42 am

  3. i would like to have any information you have on the covered bridges in your area. i would like to have maps of where they are. i love seeing covered bridges. i have seen 20 in ohio and 70 in pennsylvania so far. i would love to see them all. thank you for sharing the pictures with me.

    Comment by kim block — December 19, 2014 @ 12:48 pm

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