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North Turner Toll East Covered Bridge

Photos 

North Turner Toll East Covered Bridge

Photo from the Maine Department of Transportation Archives

BH Photo #536809

Street View 

Description 

This covered bridge was lost to flood waters while a steel truss was being constructed to replace the covered bridge.

For information on a later replacement structure, please see, Bridgehunter #19817.

Some of this information from lostbridges.org

Facts 

Overview
Lost Through truss bridge over East Channel Androscoggin River on ME RT 219
Location
Androscoggin County, Maine
Status
Destroyed by flooding and replaced
History
Built in 1839; Lost in 1936 Flood and Replaced.
Design
Through town truss
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 111.0 ft.
Total length: 123.2 ft.
Deck width: 19.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+44.34243, -70.18691   (decimal degrees)
44°20'33" N, 70°11'13" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
19/405389/4910591 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 99387 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • July 17, 2022: New photo from Stewart Edwin Beitler

Sources 

  • Stewart Edwin Beitler - stubear0430 [at] gmail [dot] com