logoNational Society for the
Preservation of Covered Bridges



Posted on September 12, 2023


 "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 normally held in various locations, usually in New England, March through October except May. The next meeting will be during our Vermont safari with the Theodore Burr Covered Bridge Society of Pennsylvania on September 24th. See the meeting schedule for full details.


Our World Guide to Covered Bridges includes details of covered wooden truss supported bridges in the United States, Canada and many other countries. Order your copy today.
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 12, 2023.

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

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

The Summer 2023 newsletter was posted on August 29.

Covered Bridge Website:

We have developed a website to help you as you visit the covered bridges of the US and Canada. NSPCB membership unlocks additional features of the website.  We welcome your feedback.
Click here to access the site.

A cell phone app is also being developed.  See this YouTube video for the details.

Not a member? Join today or renew your membership online using PayPal. The ability to have your membership automatically renew is now available.

NSPCB is on Facebook. Facebook link


Burr cover
Now Available!  Theodore Burr and the Bridging of Early America 
Details and ordering information.

intro guide
Download a free copy of our Introductory Guide to Covered Bridges.

There are a number of used covered bridge books available for sale. Follow the link for more information.