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Preservation of Covered Bridges



Posted on January 25, 2016


 "To preserve covered bridges. To gather and record knowledge of the history of covered bridges. To collect and preserve pictures, printed, and manuscript matter and other articles of historical interest concerning covered bridges. To do all things, alone or in cooperation with other persons or corporations, necessary or advisable to carry out any or all of the foregoing purposes and objects."


Meetings:Johnson Creek Bridge, Robertson County, Kentucky.  Photo by Jenn Caswell

Our monthly meetings are held in various locations, usually in New England, March through October. The 2016 calendar has been posted. Our next meeting will be March 13 at 1:00 at the Horace Chase Masonic Lodge, 53 North Main St., Boscawen, NH. Map

World Guide to Covered Bridges!
For those who already have a current World Guide, an update is available in PDF format.
The update has additions and corrections as of January 25, 2016.

Topics, a quarterly containing research articles about covered bridges past and present. For those researching covered bridges, an index to all Topics issues (1943-present) is now available.

Our Newsletter informs members of society events and covered bridge news.

The Fall 2015 newsletter was posted on December 7.


Covered bridge projects throughout the US and Canada.

NSPCB Project - Moose Brook Pony Truss Bridge in Gorham, New Hampshire.

Recent Updates/Additions:

Suggested Bridge Tours.

Description of various truss types.

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