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Ashuelot Covered Bridge 29-03-02


Ashuelot Covered Bridge

Photo taken by C Hanchey in October 2009


BH Photo #147564

Street View 


Covered bridge over Ashuelot River on Gunn Mountain Road in Winchester
Winchester, Cheshire County, New Hampshire
Open to traffic
Built 1864; rehabilitated 1999
Town Lattice Truss
Length of largest span: 84.3 ft.
Total length: 173.6 ft.
Deck width: 11.8 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 9.7 ft.
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on February 20, 1981
Also called
Village Bridge
Village Station Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.77694, -72.42333   (decimal degrees)
42°46'37" N, 72°25'24" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/710783/4739265 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Average daily traffic (as of 2017)
Inventory numbers
NRHP 81000069 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
BH 24843 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of August 2018)
Overall condition: Good
Superstructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 26.7 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • July 31, 2021: New photos from Grant DiDomizio
  • April 17, 2018: New photos from Richard Doody
  • August 24, 2016: New photos from John Loxton
  • October 29, 2015: New photos from Mike Garland
  • October 30, 2014: Updated by Will Truax: Added catagory
  • February 14, 2014: New photos from Jack Schmidt
  • September 11, 2011: New Street View added by J.P.
  • October 13, 2009: Updated by C Hanchey: Bridge is known as the Ashuelot Covered Bridge and is listed on the NRHP


  • C Hanchey - cmh2315fl [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Wikipedia
  • Jack Schmidt - jjturtle [at] earthlink [dot] net
  • Will Truax - Bridgewright [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Mike Garland - Rapier342 [at] comcast [dot] net
  • John Loxton
  • Richard Doody
  • Grant DiDomizio - grantdidomizio [at] gmail [dot] com


Ashuelot Covered Bridge
Posted May 29, 2010, by david yates (david_y [at] bellsouth [dot] net)

Came across this bridge while biking the Ashuelot Rail to Trail and thought it deserved more pictures.