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Bulls Covered Bridge 07-03-01

Photos 

Photo taken by Doug Kerr in August 2009

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BH Photo #195577

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Covered bridge over Housatonic River on Bulls Bridge Road
Location
Litchfield County, Connecticut
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1842; rehabilitated 1969 and 1994
Design
Covered Lattice through truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 86.9 ft.
Total length: 108.9 ft.
Deck width: 11.5 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 11.7 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on April 26, 1972
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.67558, -73.50928   (decimal degrees)
41°40'32" N, 73°30'33" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/624084/4614831 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Dover Plains
Inventory numbers
CT 4453 (Connecticut bridge number)
WGCB 07-03-01 (World Guide to Covered Bridges number)
NRHP 72001314 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
BH 36106 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 05/2015)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Appraisal: Functionally obsolete
Sufficiency rating: 64.7 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
478

Update Log 

  • October 30, 2017: New Street View added by James Back
  • September 1, 2015: New photo from John Loxton
  • August 10, 2011: New photos from Fred Maloney
  • March 21, 2011: New photos from Doug Kerr

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