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The Long Bridge

Photos 

Long Bridge 2

Before 1891

Frank H. DeMars photo

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BH Photo #468271

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Covered Pony Truss Bridge over West Branch, Farmington River on Pleasant Valley Road
Location
Barkhamsted, Litchfield County, Connecticut
Status
Replaced by a new bridge in 1908
History
Washed away in flood waters, January 24, 1891.
Also called
Pleasant Valley Road Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.91260, -72.98803   (decimal degrees)
41°54'45" N, 72°59'17" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/666858/4642029 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 88639 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • March 21, 2020: New photos from Chester Gehman

Sources 

  • Chester Gehman - gehmanc2000 [at] yahoo [dot] com