logoNational Society for the
Preservation of Covered Bridges

 

Welcome!

Posted on May 20, 2015

Purpose:

 "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:Adair's Bridge, Bridge, Perry Co., PA  Photo by Bill Caswell

Our monthly meetings are held in various locations, usually in New England, March through October.
Next meeting:  Sunday, June 28 - Contoocook Railroad Bridge, Contoocook, NH. The meeting will be inside the bridge, bring your own chair.  Map

Publications:

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 April 1, 2015.

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 Winter 2015 newsletter was posted on March 12.

Projects:

Covered bridge projects throughout the US and Canada.

NSPCB Project - Sanborn Bridge in Lyndonville, Vermont.

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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