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Whittier Covered Bridge 29-02-08

Photos 

Looking southwest from the north abutment.

Photo taken by Mike Garland in July 2015

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BH Photo #343400

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Covered bridge over Bearcamp River on Old NH 25 in Ossipee
Location
Carroll County, New Hampshire
Status
Open to pedestrians only
History
Built 1870; Rehabilitated 1983 & 2016
Builders
- Jacob Berry (builder)
- Milton Graton & Son of Ashland, New Hampshire (1983 rehabilitation)
- Stan Graton 3G Construction (2016 Rehabilitation)
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 118.1 ft.
Total length: 132.9 ft.
Deck width: 14.8 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 6.6 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on March 15, 1984
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.82194, -71.21194   (decimal degrees)
43°49'19" N, 71°12'43" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
19/322127/4854474 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Ossipee Lake
Inventory numbers
WGCB 29-02-08 (World Guide to Covered Bridges number)
NRHP 84002558 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
BH 24814 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of August 2008)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • April 17, 2018: New photos from Richard Doody
  • December 10, 2015: New photos from Mike Garland
  • September 11, 2011: New Street View added by J.P.

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Comments 

Whittier Covered Bridge 29-02-08
Posted January 15, 2015, by Matt Lohry

Of course, since it's a covered bridge, the word "renovations" is appropriate...if it were a metal truss bridge, the word "replacement" would be used instead.

Whittier Covered Bridge 29-02-08
Posted January 15, 2015, by ArtS (asuckewer [at] knite [dot] com)