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Preservation of Covered Bridges



Posted on October 4, 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."



Our monthly meetings are held in various locations, usually in New England, March through October. See the 2016 calendar for more details. Our next meeting will be our annual dinner with election of officers at O'Connor's Restaurant, Worcester, Massachusetts.  Map. Reservation Form.


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 September 19, 2016.

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 Summer 2016 newsletter was posted on September 10.


Covered bridge projects throughout the US and Canada.

NSPCB Project - Analyzing Covered Bridge Floor Systems, Campton, New Hampshire. Updated September 10, 2016

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

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NSPCB is on Facebook. Facebook link


Group photo, Cabin Creek Bridge, October 1, 2016
Group Photo from the Kentucky & Ohio Tour.
Cabin Creek Bridge, Lewis County, Kentucky

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