Bela Fletcher

of Claremont, New Hampshire
Bela J. Fletcher, was born in Newport, New Hampshire, January 16, 1811 and died at Claremont July 26, 1877. Vital records list Fletcher's occupation as "bridge builder."

Cornish-Windsor Covered Bridge 45-14-14 / 29-10-09 (Sullivan County, New Hampshire)
Built 1866
Covered Town Lattice through truss bridge over Connecticut River between Cornish, NH, and Windsor, VT
Open to one-lane traffic

Orford-Fairleigh Covered Bridge 29-05-94x / 45-09-40x (Grafton County, New Hampshire)
Built 1850
Lost Town lattice truss bridge over Connecticut River on Bridge Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Pompanoosuc Bridge (Windsor County, Vermont)
Built 1866
Lost Town lattice truss bridge over Ompanoosuc River on U.S. Route 5
Demolished