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Cahill Covered Bridge 19-10-05x

Photos 

Cahill Covered Bridge

Photo from the Richard E. Roy Collection

BH Photo #537174

Description 

Some of this information from lostbridges.org

Facts 

Overview
Lost Long through truss bridge over Kenduskeag Stream on Abandoned portion of Ohio Street
Location
Penobscot County, Maine
Status
Collapsed and site abandoned
History
Built in 1862; Collapsed in 1946 and site abandoned
Design
Long through truss
Dimensions
Total length: 74.5 ft.
Deck width: 17.0 ft.
Also called
Harriman Covered Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.88692, -68.89464   (decimal degrees)
44°53'13" N, 68°53'41" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
19/508320/4970394 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 99545 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

19th Century (9,386)
Built 1862 (59)
Built during 1860s (724)
Collapsed (490)
Covered (2,992)
Long truss (75)
Lost (31,077)
Lost 1946 (40)
Lost during 1940s (618)
Maine (1,005)
Penobscot County, Maine (78)
Through truss (18,519)
Total length 50-75 feet (9,805)
Truss (37,700)

Update Log 

  • July 22, 2022: New photo from Stewart Edwin Beitler

Sources 

  • Stewart Edwin Beitler - stubear0430 [at] gmail [dot] com