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June 16, 2017

Bump Covered Bridge, New Hampshire

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Bump Covered Bridge, New Hampshire

Bump Covered Bridge, New Hampshire

When Built: 1972

Builders: Arnold Graton

Description: The Bump Bridge was built by Arnold Graton in 1972 after he examined the previous bridge on this spot and found it could not be rehabilitated due to the deteriorated nature of its timbers.

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

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June 8, 2017

Squam River Covered Bridge, New Hampshire

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Squam River Covered Bridge, New Hampshire

Squam River Covered Bridge, New Hampshire

When Built: 1990

Builders: Milton Graton and Sons

Description: The people of the town of Ashland wanted a covered bridge instead of a concrete and steel bridge that was being planned by the state and this is the happy result. It is a one lane bridge which has a decided camber designed in. 

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

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May 27, 2017

Coombs Covered Bridge, New Hampshire

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Coombs Covered Bridge

Coombs Covered Bridge

When Built: 1837

Builders: Anthony Coombs

Description: One of the state’s older bridges, it is unpainted and the weathered front and sides look great.

Coombs Covered Bridge

Coombs Covered Bridge

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May 14, 2017

Sawyer’s Crossing Covered Bridge, New Hampshire

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Sawyer's Crossing Covered Bridge, New Hampshire

Sawyer’s Crossing Covered Bridge, New Hampshire

When Built: 1859

Builders: Unknown

Description: Nicely detailed, it is looking in great condition after the most recent repairs.

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

 

Sawyer's Crossing Covered Bridge, New Hampshire

Sawyer’s Crossing Covered Bridge, New Hampshire

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May 2, 2017

Ashuelot Covered Bridge, New Hampshire

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Ashuelot Covered Bridge, New Hampshire

Ashuelot Covered Bridge, New Hampshire


When Built: 1864

Builders: Nichols Montgomery Powers

Description: One of the finest covered bridges, it was built by one of the best builders, Nichols Montgomery Powers.

 

Ashuelot Covered Bridge, New Hampshire Ashuelot Covered Bridge, New Hampshire

 

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April 25, 2017

Blacksmith Shop Covered Bridge, New Hampshire

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Blacksmith Shop Covered Bridge, New Hampshire

Blacksmith Shop Covered Bridge, New Hampshire

When Built: 1881

Builders: James Tasker

Description: The bridge is unpainted and the weathered texture looks excellent, especially in the snow.

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

 

Blacksmith Shop Covered Bridge, New Hampshire

Blacksmith Shop Covered Bridge, New Hampshire

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April 16, 2017

Rowell Covered Bridge, New Hampshire

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Rowell Covered Bridge, New Hampshire

Rowell Covered Bridge, New Hampshire

When Built: 1853

Builders: Horace, Enoch and Warren Childs

Description: This bridge has a history of instability, in its early days vibrations of cattle moving through it shook it off its abutments and in 1930 a center pier was added.The sides are open in the top half and the roof has a large overhang.

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

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April 14, 2017

Blair Covered Bridge, New Hampshire

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Blair Covered Bridge, New Hampshire

Blair Covered Bridge, New Hampshire

When Built: 1869

Builders: Unknown

Description: This bridge was rehabilitated by Milton Graton and his son Arnold in 1977. The Long truss system had Burr Arches added. It is a beautiful structure with windows in each span giving it a nice balance.

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

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