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Little Black River Covered Bridge

Photos 

Little Black River Covered Bridge

Photo from the Richard E. Roy Collection

BH Photo #537210

Street View 

Description 

One span was a 65' clear span with multiple king post truss. The other span was a 34' clear span with queen post truss. The abutments and center pier were log cribs.

Some of this information from lostbridges.org

Facts 

Overview
Lost Through truss bridge over Little Black River on Dickey Road
Location
Aroostook County, Maine
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built in 1914; Replaced in 1955
Design
Queen and King Through truss
Dimensions
Total length: 117.3 ft.
Deck width: 16.0 ft.
Also called
Dickey Covered Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+47.12270, -69.09720   (decimal degrees)
47°07'22" N, 69°05'50" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
19/492627/5218804 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 99580 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Aroostook County, Maine (57)
Built 1914 (879)
Built during 1910s (10,133)
Covered (2,874)
Have street view (30,052)
Lost (30,636)
Lost 1955 (143)
Lost during 1950s (1,042)
Maine (1,000)
Replaced by new bridge (20,849)
Through truss (18,261)
Total length 100-125 feet (5,539)
Truss (37,313)

Update Log 

  • July 23, 2022: New photo from Stewart Edwin Beitler

Sources 

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