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Gaylordsville Covered Bridge

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Gaylordsville Covered Bridge

Photo from old postcard

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BH Photo #531798

Facts 

Overview
Lost town lattice truss covered bridge over Housatonic River on Kent Road in Gaylordsville, New Milford.
Location
New Milford, Litchfield County, Connecticut
Status
Bypassed in 1926 and remained in place for an unknown period of time.
History
Built 1876 to replace an earlier covered bridge washed away in the Spring of 1854
Design
Town lattice through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.64732, -73.48376   (decimal degrees)
41°38'50" N, 73°29'02" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/626264/4611729 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 91039 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • May 22, 2022: New photos from Chester Gehman
  • May 22, 2022: New photo from Geoff Hubbs
  • October 25, 2020: New photo from Geoff Hubbs

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Sources 

  • Geoff Hubbs
  • Chester Gehman - gehmanc2000 [at] yahoo [dot] com