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Meriden Covered Bridge 29-10-08

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Meriden Covered Bridge

The Meriden Covered Bridge, named for the town of Meriden, New Hampshire (USA), is also called the Mill or Mill Hollow Covered Bridge. It was built in 1880 by one of the area's well known bridge builders, James Tasker. The original cost? $465

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Photo taken January 2010 by Flickr user jcbwalsh

License: Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial (CC BY-NC)

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BH Photo #281515

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Overview
Multiple Kingpost through truss bridge over Bloods Brook on Colby Hill Road
Location
Meriden, Sullivan County, New Hampshire
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1880; Restored 1963
Builder
- James Tasker of Claremont, New Hampshire
Design
Multiple Kingpost through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 38.1 ft.
Total length: 82.0 ft.
Deck width: 13.1 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 13.3 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on August 27, 1980
Also called
Mill Covered Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.55335, -72.26561   (decimal degrees)
43°33'12" N, 72°15'56" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/720869/4825899 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
North Hartland
Inventory numbers
WGCB 29-10-08 (World Guide to Covered Bridges number)
BH 59711 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • April 17, 2018: New photos from Richard Doody
  • December 2, 2015: New photos from Mike Garland
  • April 11, 2014: Photos imported by Dave King
  • February 14, 2014: Added by Jack Schmidt

Sources 

  • Jack Schmidt - jjturtle [at] earthlink [dot] net
  • Dave King - DKinghawkfan [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • Mike Garland - Rapier342 [at] comcast [dot] net
  • Richard Doody